“I have heard that if the term of the Supreme Court is extended it is because I want to re-select myself. No, I don’t like them, just like those who have been re-elected for this purpose,” he clarified.
president Mexico, Andres Manuel López Obrador, Promise this Tuesday that he intends Extend the mission period President of the Supreme Court Arturo Zaldívar (Arturo Zaldívar), He made no secret of his intention to be re-elected as the head of state in 2024.
The Mexican Constitution stipulates that the president’s term of office is six years and prohibits the president from serving. Re-elected So López Obrador should be In 2024.
The president said that “if nature and creators decide”, he will retire in September 2024 and “completely” withdraw from political activities.
He promised once again that he will move to a ranch in Palenque, Chiapas, in the southeast, where he will write a book on “conservative thinking” and will receive a corresponding old-age pension.
His party, Morena, approved the reform of judicial power in the Senate, which included extending the term of Supreme Court President Arturo Zaldívar for another two years at the last minute and pointed out at this point. Close to López Obrador.
Since the Basic Law established that the President of the Supreme Court has the power to appoint the constitution, this reform has been deemed unconstitutional. The maximum period is four years, While the opposition condemned it as a prelude to López Obrador Extend your mission period.
López Obrador defended this Tuesday, saying, “For President Arturo Zaldívar, it is very important to continue in office because he is a man of integrity and principle.” , And guaranteed that “no one else” in the Supreme Court can defend the renewal of the judiciary.
This National Electoral Institute (INE) once again warned López Obrador on Monday to spread government propaganda at the midterm press conference of the midterm election campaign held on June 6.
López Obrador asked journalists not to ask him about controversial issues, so as not to be sanctioned by the National Bureau of Statistics, although he promised to continue talking about “democracy” and warned that they could not cancel his news Conference.