AL DÍA: ¿Qué opinan? Firmas del día: 8/7/12

Each morning, we will bring you an assortment of op-ed pieces from major Mexican dailies.


Templo Mayor: President Calderón made an appearance at the plenary meeting of the elected PAN officials last night, though some of the deputies and senators had expressed their opposition to the visit; In the political circles of Jalisco it is said that PAN’s Emilio Gónzalez and the PRI’s Aristotle Sandoval are nearing an agreement; The Secretary of Education is implementing a real reform to the national education system starting at the root.

El Universal

Bajo Reserva, “PRI amarra, PAN sufre”: In the next few hours it will be confirmed that Emilio Gamboa and Manlio Fabio Beltrones will be the coordinators for the PRI in the Senate and Chamber of Deputies; President of the PAN will confirm the results for the position of coordinator of the PAN in the Senate and Chamber of Deputies; A conclusive report on the challenge of pensions in the country written by Pedro Vázquez Colmenares is on the president-elect’s desk.

La Jornada

Clase Política, Miguel Ángel Rivera, “La transición presidencial:” The change of government ceremony, which will happen on December 1st, will occur without social unrest, said the Secretary of the Interior Alejandro Poiré.  The most notable aspect of this declaration was that Poiré made it while with the national director of the PAN, Madero and the director of the PRD Zambrano…The magistrates of the TEPJF say that while ruling on the election, they have acted in total transparency…The PRI Deputy  Silvio Lagos Galindo proposed exhorting the authorities to ensure that the presidential transition occurred during a financially stable period…


Leo Zuckermann, “Sin liderazgo seguiremos a paso de Tortuga:”  Zuckermann returned from vacation hoping to find a Mexico that had moved forward, instead he found a Mexico where nothing had occurred…For example, the political sphere is dominated by little issues, not major problems…The left plays the victim, instead of assuming responsibility for losing the elections, the PAN doesn’t know where they’re going, and the PRI stays silent…So the country lacks political leadership, particularly a leadership that pushes and accelerates economic progress  and continues at the pace of a turtle.


Trascendió:  The CCE and the PRD spoke yesterday about the aggressions against Soriana, this is because Jesús Zambrano is a personal friend of the CCE president Gerardo Gutiérrez Candiani… Jesús Murillo Karam is leaving the field open for the position of PRI Deputy Coordinator, it will probably be Manlio Fabio Beltrones…


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