He Broad Front (FA) accused the government of “political clientelism” for budget reinforcements for the Uruguayan delegation of the Salto Grande Mixed Technical Commission.
the mayor of cannelloni and presidential candidate of the FA, Yamandu Orsipublished through his X account (Twitter) a resolution of the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) signed by the president Luis Lacalle Pou where a credit reinforcement of 200 million pesos for the delegation was approved.
“At this point, letting go of the bucket and the chain does not seem so serious, the problem is that if they continue like this, a lot of people go to the well,” said Orsi, who went further and added that “this type of resource management, the result of patronagehurts institutions and democracy”.
In turn, Senator Daniel Caggianialso a member of the opposition party, told Telemundo that in the political force “they are concerned about the political patronage that has grown significantly in Salto Grande.”
“There are more than 30 officials who have entered by hand, without competition, with salaries of 120,000 pesos or more, almost 400,000 (pesos),” said Caggiani. “Unfortunately (Salto Grande) ends up being an electoral and political booty for some parties of the ruling party.”
Carlos Albisu assured that the criticism of the FA is “a political operation”
The president of the Mixed Technical Commission and former candidate for mayor of Leap for him National Party (PN), Carlos Albisuassured that the criticism of the FA is “a political operation very coordinated, very strong.”
According to the head of the binational commission, he maintained that “every year (budget) reinforcements must be requested,” and that “as long as the items are not adjusted, whatever government it is in the coming period will go to reinforce those items.” .