Íngrid Betancourt drops her candidacy and joins Rodolfo Hernández

the candidate Ingrid Betancourt of Barranquilla yesterday confirmed his official resignation from the candidacy for the Presidency of the Republic† The foregoing, following a unanimous decision with members of his party at an extraordinary meeting held in Bogotá on May 20 at noon. Betancourt told the audience in Barranquilla that they were the first to hear about the decision.

“You are the first to know that we have made the decision. This is given because I wanted to join Rodolfo. We had breakfast with our whole team and we agreed to do this before the first round. Based on the same flag that is the fight against corruption, against poverty and in favor of the environment,” he said.

Source: El Heraldo