Las Palmas de Gran CanariaUpdated:12/06/2019 06:19 pm
The national directions of PP and Citizens discussed on Wednesday the implementation of partnerships in the area of the Canary islands to focus so preferncial with coalición Canaria (CC), as he was able to know this Tuesday ABC.
For the first time in decades, the PP is the one who sets the agenda in the islands even though it is the third party in votes and seats in parliament. To do this, the leader canary of the “popular”, Asier Antona, has advocated autonomy in its political strategy. Antona has joined is address to Cs.
The PP has established in the Canary islands a framework itself of negotiations. This fact has generated nervousness in the PSOE, New Canary (NC) and CC, which do not have, as before, to negotiators as José Miguel González, retired from political life and was the one who directed the processes of partnerships.
In a first step, PP, and Cs raised by the PSOE on Monday to establish a covenant in the Parliament of the Canary islands, has been rejected. At the same time, “popular” and party orange have maintained contacts with CC. Both of these formations bring together their contacts with nationalists in the canaries at the “regional level” starting this week.
About whether Citizens will support or abstain on a investiture of Fernando Clavijo to the presidency of the Government of the Canary islands, the second-leading regional votes, “it would depend, in part, of exceptional measures”, he explained to ABC a source of the negotiation process.Translated from ABC News https://www.abc.es/espana/canarias/abci-pp-y-ciudadanos-acercan-acuerdos-canarias-201906120607_noticia.html