In keeping with the dynamics of the political cycle, the presidential elections Country Email List saw the arrival of a historic right-wing alliance that led Lasso as a candidate for president. Pachakutik and the Correista coalition Union for Hope (UNES) were, on the contrary, distant. The selection of the Pachakutik candidate was not without tensions. Country Email List The decision that the candidate should finally be Yaku Pérez did not seem consistent with the dynamics and leadership that took place in the October mobilizations. Among them, Country Email List two actors stood out: Leónidas Iza and Jaime Vargas.
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The tensions between the movement and its political arm were put in parentheses Country Email List and the organic work in the territory was evident with the historic vote obtained by Pérez in the first round (19.39%, the best result of the party in a presidential election). , with just 32,000 votes less than Lasso, and obtaining the second block Country Email List in the National Assembly (26 legislators). His candidacy was also reinforced by the support of 80% of voters against mining activities in the páramo in the referendum organized in the city of Cuenca. The CNE had a Country Email List little prolix handling both in the transmission of quick count results on election day and in the treatment of contestations of the result. He sought a televised dialogue between.