Tag: democratic center

CD requested a meeting with the Commissioner of the IACHR due to attacks on the Court

CD requested a meeting with the Commissioner of the IACHR due to attacks on the Court

“It promotes and incites de facto actions against these institutions and their officials, to undermine the credibility and trust in the institutions and to ignore the decisions adopted by them, thereby damaging their integrity, independence and autonomy. powers and harmonious cooperation,” the right-wing congressmen emphasize. “Based on the above, we respectfully request to meet you […]

The Democratic Center is asking for political support in regional elections

The Democratic Center is asking for political support in regional elections

All roads lead to a vote this Sunday. Senator Carlos Meisel Vergara called on citizens to go to the polls en masse to vote for the various candidates and not be left without their right and duty as Colombians to elect their rulers democratically. “The Democratic Center fulfills its opposition role in Congress. We must […]

‘There has been very high instability and turnover in senior government positions’

‘There has been very high instability and turnover in senior government positions’

Democratic Center representative Hernán Cadavid spoke to EL HERALDO about the 96 changes he said took place in senior government positions during President Gustavo Petro’s first year. Also read: “I will be close to the president”: Cielo Rusinque on his new position “We started getting information from the governors and mayors in the sense that […]

From Uribismo they denounce ‘mico’ in the budget addition project

From Uribismo they denounce ‘mico’ in the budget addition project

“They want to vote for this mico at midnight within the budget addition. They violate regional autonomy by taking resources from the General Participation System. They also use health resources to engage in politics. Today, the health system is underfunded by 10 billion pesosthe opposition legislator tweeted. The list of amendments to the note for […]

Opposition considers illegal what was approved in the last session of the legislature

Opposition considers illegal what was approved in the last session of the legislature

“Centro Democrático and Cambio Radical agreed to set June 20, as we told you in two communications and in the additional one that you (Alexander López, President of the Senate) ignored. We want to record the manifest unlawfulness that is celebrated today and anything that is approved will be denounced because you violate the statute […]

The first demands of the PND, sanctioned by Gustavo Petro, are ready

The first demands of the PND, sanctioned by Gustavo Petro, are ready

However, from the opposition they believe that in the procedure that was carried out in the Congress of the Republic unconstitutional deficiencies were presented. Therefore, they will file lawsuits with the High Court. Democratic Center senators Ciro Ramírez, Miguel Uribe and Paloma Valencia have announced they will file lawsuits against the development plan in the […]

Uribismo announces demand for health care reform at the Constitutional Court

Uribismo announces demand for health care reform at the Constitutional Court

This after in the Seventh Commission of the Chamber, 119 articles of the 139 from which the controversial initiative. “They won, but they didn’t convince. firewall of the parties were useless, there were no substantive changes and the most controversial articles were approved ‘desk’. The battle continues in the plenary and, if necessary, before the […]

Electoral law: lack of time for discussion can sink the project

Electoral law: lack of time for discussion can sink the project

the senator Mary Fernanda Cabalwho has raised strong questions about this reform, assured that “the criticism leveled at this initiative is that this system is the one that has been used in Venezuela to steal the election. Colombia will not follow the same path of misery. We will resist with data in hand dangerous idea […]

The opposition announces that it will vote negative on the National Development Plan

The opposition announces that it will vote negative on the National Development Plan

Meanwhile the representative George Eliecer Salazarvan La U, speaker, explained that “this plan has been in the works for more than two months and we want to say that more than 50% of the proposal has been improved by the Economic Committees of the Congress. This National Development Plan will have about USD 2.104 billion, […]

From the Democratic Center they denounce corruption in Minsalud

From the Democratic Center they denounce corruption in Minsalud

BOGOTA. Representative Andrés Forero, from the Democratic Center, this Thursday denounced an alleged case of corruption at the Ministry of Health. “Severe indictment against @MinSaludCol’s Director of Promotion and Prevention. Through an advisor whose cell phone coincides with the defendant, he allegedly solicits bribes from suppliers. Incredibly, despite such an allegation, neither Vice Urrego nor […]