Rómulo Roux , excanciller and current president of Cambio Democrático (CD) , will seek the presidential candidacy for that political party. The morning of this Tuesday May 29 was formally registered to compete in the primaries of this political party on August 12.
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“This starts a new stage of the party’s internal democracy, we will have a primary in which we will choose our presidential candidate for the 2019 elections,” said Roux, who lost the presidential primaries in May 2013 to José Domingo Arias
“I insist, it is important that all of us participate, we do it with proposals, people are fed up with attacks, are fed up with how we are going to scrub a partner … people want to know how I am going to solve a problem timely, “he said.
On Monday, former Security Minister José Raúl Mulino and former presidential adviser Rodrigo Sarasqueta presented their application.
In the primaries of 2013, José Domingo Arias managed to win the presidential candidacy of CD -for the 2014 general elections- by obtaining 122 thousand 483 votes, 67.7%.