Mario Delgado announced that he would determine by next Monday and after consultation with the coordinator of the Defense of the Fourth Transformation, Claudia Sheinbaum, whether or not he would compete for the Head of government of Mexico City and leave the national leadership of Morena.
And this despite the fact that a controversy only arose last April and the electoral court had to intervene beforehand Challenges to Renewal Outside the Statutes who was allowed to remain in office until 2024, Delgado said he was aware of this scenario, but Your decision will depend on what is best for the party. to keep power in Mexico City.
And he made it clear that his decision It will depend on what Claudia Sheinbaum advises.
“As for me, I am the first to act as leader. I will make my decision based on what is best for the party. I know what a privilege it is to lead the president’s party and I know the trust that means.” He gave me the opportunity to stay another year.
“My decision will depend on this assessment. No matter how much ambition or personal interest I have in Mexico City, I will be the first to act accordingly and analyze what the consequences of my departure will be.” And if there is competition or if there are other profiles that the city can advance, it will also support them. I will decide on Monday and I have to talk to our director Claudia Sheinbaum about it because her opinion is very important to me.”
Delgado rules out that he is taking advantage of his position have a certain advantage in front of the other people who have raised their hands for the same race, and reiterated that the recent interviews in which he has spoken about his ambitions were due to their request.
“I’m not promoting myself, I’m doing what you (the media) ask me to do, there’s no way I can say no.”
He pointed this out in the competition for head of government They will correct the mistakes made in the 2021 midterm elections. which resulted in them losing mayoralties, so the mobilization will not fail this time.
“We learned from 2021 that the mobilization failed with us, that the right voted more than our supporters, even though people had more sympathy for our movement.”
This afternoon, Mario Delgado met for about 40 minutes at the offices of the National Executive Committee of Morena with the governor of Morelos, Cuauhtémoc Blanco, who is also seeking the office of head of government.