The Team for Colombia candidate, Federico Gutiérrez, led one of his final acts in public squares before some 6,000 peoplein the Plaza Cultural del Sinú in the city of Montería, this Saturday, May 21.
From the Cordovan capital, Gutiérrez was confident of causing a surprise and winning the presidential elections in the first round: “we go with everything and even suddenly we scare them in first class and we beat them”.
Although he does not appear first in the pollsthe optimism of ‘Fico’ has grown after touring more than 20 cities in the country in recent days.
The candidate said that he wants to win the presidential elections to take care of the country and make changes. “Colombia needs a real change and we represent that change. The changes have to be for the better and not for the worse, which is what would happen with other“, said.
Regarding Ingrid Betancourt’s resignation from the presidential campaign to join Rodolfo Hernández, ‘Fico’ Gutiérrez expressed that “my only alliance is with the people”.
He also took advantage of his visit to the cattle-raising capital of Colombia to present, before the peasant community of Córdoba, his proposal called ‘Agrosocial, for a Colombia without hunger and a profitable field’.
Among the most important aspects of the proposal is the candidate’s decision to reduce to zero the interests of the credits of the Agrarian Bank for the peasants.
will also search invest 9 billion pesos of public resources in more rural roads, irrigation districts and national production of inputs and fertilizers.