Lasso is trending on Twitter: ‘The one that appears in a video that circulates is me’
The word “Lasso” is trending on Twitter , after the dissemination of a video on social networks . “The one that appears in a video that is circulating is me, what is said is said by me. But production is not the responsibility of my team, ”said Guillermo Lasso , presidential pre-candidate, this Thursday, August 6, 2020.
From the night of Wednesday 5 until 09:00 this Thursday, “Lasso” was the first trend on Twitter. The video that originated the discussion on social networks corresponds to a conversation that he had on August 4 with supporters in Loja, where he uses harsh terms for other possible contenders in the upcoming presidential elections of 2021 in Ecuador.
“I reaffirm what I have said: we are facing a political , institutional and economic situation that demands responsibility from everyone, it is no longer time to experiment or for lack of interest to vote for who has awarded himself the phrase” since ch … “. You have to vote by a person prepared and experienced to take on the challenge of straightening the course of our Ecuador .
The broadcast video collects Lasso’s words in a meeting through the Zoom platform with his followers on Tuesday 4, according to his communication team. It went viral on social networks from Wednesday night, with a production that includes other images. There, the precandidate is heard to say that voters must be responsible for the future of the country.
“We cannot have a president who was born from the bowels of Correísmo, ” he said. In the video, images of the legislator Marcela Aguiñaga were used together with former President Rafael Correa. She sounds like a potential candidate in the Citizen Revolution.
“Nor worse another that is born from the bowels of the morenismo “, Lasso continued. At that moment, an image of President Lenín Moreno is observed along with former Vice President Otto Sonnenholzner.
Between the second 16 and 42, the dialogue centers him to criticize a possible vote in favor of the banana businessman, Álvaro Noboa.
“And we cannot say either, with all due respect to the ladies , vote for Álvaro, since chu…, no, no, sir, this is not the way to act with the future of children and the future of grandchildren. The vote has to be responsible, nobody gives the future of his life to the since ch… ”.
Eduardo Bonilla , Lasso communication director , explained that the statement was made in the context of a meeting organized by the movement with productive sectors of Loja , on the afternoon of August 4. There, some presentations were made on the needs of that province in the southern highlands and the future of Ecuador.
“To what Guillermo Lasso presented with the frontality and authenticity that characterizes his proposals to save jobs , the economy and Ecuador and also a vision about the importance of looking seriously at the next electoral process. It was not a planned video , but a spontaneous video of one of the attendees who decided to record and share the message, “said Eduardo Bonilla, director of communication for Creo.