The President of the Government, Francina Armengol, has announced this Friday that he will present himself again for the presidency of the Government and has done so, precisely, coinciding with the arrival in the Balearic capital of the president of the Community of Madrid, Isabel Diaz Ayuso (PP), which will be the great protagonist this afternoon of the first anniversary of the launch of OKBALERES in the Auditorium of Palma, where the popular leader will offer a conference starting at 7:30 p.m.
In a letter and a video addressed to the militancy, the general secretary of the Balearic Socialists has also thanked them for their trust “to encourage her to take this step”, although it must be remembered that A year ago -on September 25, 2021- he already made the same announcement during the celebration of the PSIB-PSOE Political Council.
“Only together can we guarantee four more years of progressive policies in the Balearic Islands»a president of the Government has affirmed that in these two legislatures that she has been in office fiscal pressure has increased -the highest in Spain-, has pushed residents out of the real estate market with land declassification policies that have skyrocketed prices, ha eradicated Spanish from the classrooms, soared the number of advisers and senior officials at your disposal a total of 202 and ha encouraged tourism phobia hand in hand with its government partners, independentists from Més and Podemos, among other milestones.
Considering the scenario, Armengol has expressed his willingness to “leave his skin” to revalidate the socialist majorities and continue applying “courageous” measures to continue building a society with values that is fairer and more egalitarian.
Thank you for your trust and making me who I am, for pushing me to take this step.
I want to announce to you, colleagues, that I have decided to run again for the presidency of the Government.
With the head and with the heart. With the excitement of the first day. All the way to the top! pic.twitter.com/uctB7PK5Mf
— Francina Armengol (@F_Armengol) September 23, 2022
«The last seven years we have always been together with the people of Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera, but we still have a lot to do», he assured, for vindicate “the process of unstoppable transformation” that began in 2015.
“We have faced a pandemic that we have overcome thinking about people’s health, but today we are leaders in economic growth and job creation and this is the best starting point to face the consequences of an unjust war in Europe” .
He also recalled that for the last seven years a “powerful agenda” of changes towards “sustainable islands” environmentally, but also socially and economically.
“We have worked and work every day to strengthen the health system and the education system”, has stated while doctors have been denouncing the chaotic situation for months of public health where more than 800 professionals who refuse to come to work in the Balearic Islands.
On the other hand, he underlined the work to make public transport a “real alternative to private transport, to ensure workers’ rights and improvements, so that young people can develop their vital project and so that older people have the quality of life they deserve, so that no woman has to live in a situation of abuse or trafficking, so that disability does not imply living with fewer rights and so that the most vulnerable always find protection from public institutions.