The PSOE is fitting its pieces after the movements that caused the government crisis that Pedro Sánchez executed in mid-July. The Assumption of More Protagonism of Adriana Lastra in Ferraz -pilota The Organization of the 40 Congress held in October - and the designation of Ander Gil as president of the Senate forced a relay in spokesmen from the General Courts.
The strong man now in Congress will be Canary Héctor Gómez, who until now was responsible for the area of international relations of Executive and spokesperson for the Foreign Affairs, as RTVE reported. Socialist sources explain that appointments will not be official until Monday, when the executive meets.
Gómez takes the Lastra's Witness in a work that implies, among other matters, the relationship and negotiation of day to day with the rest of parliamentary forces. One of the most imminent challenges is, for example, the negotiations of the budgets of 2022.
Between 2018 and 2019 he was Director General of Turespaña. In 2019 he was elected deputy from the Congress of Members by Tenerife's district. He is currently he is a spokesperson for the Foreign Affairs Committee of Congress.
Lastra, which is already a vice-secretary general, had assumed "plenipotentiary powers" in the PSOE after the departure of José Luis Ábalos as Secretary of Organization. She with Santos Cerdán, new responsible for organization, she pilots the party and carries the reins of the organization of the PSOE Congress, which is celebrated in mid-October. Both are called to be key people in the new executive. The workload made it difficult to combine both tasks.
As for the Senate, Gil was elected president of this chamber in substitution of Pilar Llop, now Minister of Justice. The person chosen as a new Socialist spokesperson in the Senate is Eva Granados, vice-term secretary of the PSC and who had acquired prominence as spokesperson of the organizing committee of the 40 Congress of the PSOE.
On the other hand, Pedro Sánchez has decided to rely on Deputy Cordoba Rafaela Crespín Rubio the General Secretariat of the Socialist Parliamentary Group, replacing Rafael Simancas, now Secretary of State for Relations with Cortes, according to Europe Press. In addition, he will keep Jienene Felipe Sicily as a spokesman Deputy. Crepín and Sicily will be the two squires of the new socialist spokesman in the lower house.Updated Date: 03 September 2021, 10:08