Gustavo Petro's Lights and Shadows, the winner of the Historic Pact

Gustavo Petro the candidate confirmed on Sunday the favoritism which was evident in polls for several week.

(Positions for those who wish to join the Historic Pact of Pensions and Inclusiveness).

The former Bogota mayor Bogota and former senator of Republic took the victory in the Historic Pact alliance and officially was elected to the presidency for the Republic which that he's aspired to in the past three years.

The huge turnout in the consultation made him the most representative member of the Colombian left. is an excellent potential presidential candidate despite his controversial opinions and ideas on many areas. has stated that he will alter the pension scheme by creating the public manager of pension funds. This will allow for a "mixed system" that includes both public and private funds. said that Colombia has no pension system, but instead a system that is based on bank profits. This is the reason that many believe would make Petro the most likely choice to become the president. Petro recently said that he wouldn't eliminate the system, but he would call for reforms to pensions so that they can provide a minimum income for Colombians. Petro also claimed that there's no need to raise the age of retirement.

(Who are the people who compose the Historic Pact candidates list?

Another issue that has caused controversy is the fact that he repeatedly promised that he would end oil extraction the day that he becomes President. This has created uncertainty for investors and the market as a whole.

The experts believe that Petro's request to Colombia to end oil exploration will result in a loss of $4.3 billion.

I also suggest to establish an anti-oil front within the region and around the world. would help shift the economy away form fossil fuels. In this regard, I invite Gabriel Boric (the new Chilean president) and LuizInacio Lula da Silva (the Brazilian LuizInacio Lula da Silva) and others.

Petro said he'd spoken to Pedro Sanchez, Spain's Prime Minister, in recent times about his plan.

His position on health has been controversial, as he is insistent on ending EPS and replacing the model with a preventive health model that "guarantees the rights of people, not the bankers' profit".

He also has questioned the independence of the Banco de la Republica and announced that he would also propose a reform in the event of becoming President.

Petro asserts that the Bank's Board of Directors is part of a political group known as the Democratic Center. Therefore, Petro declares, "What we want" is a true independent Bank of the Republic (...). The candidate made this during an debate.

Invamer says Petro leads the presidential election decision to vote.

It was controversial that he had proposed to issue money to finance government spending.

Among the pillars of Petro's plans is an economy that doesn't depend on fossil fuels, mining or extraction of hydrocarbons. They also emphasize more importance in agriculture. is also stated that he would make a tax reform that eliminates exemptions and the transformation of the concept of minimum wage by a real wage that is based on capital and income.

They posted on the same topic

Trackback URL :

This post's comments feed