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04 June 2022
Gustavo Petro was confirmed as the candidate on Sunday. He has been going through the elections for several weeks with favoritism.
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The victory was won by Bogota's previous senator and mayor of the Republic. The result officially makes him a candidate in the Presidency Of the Republic which that he is aspiring to for the 3rd time.
petro gustavo Despite his controversial ideas regarding various issues and fronts his high turnout during the consultation has made him the most representative persona of Colombia's left.
Petro has said that he plans to alter the pension scheme by creating a public manager of pension funds. This will allow for an "mixed system" of private and public funds.
According Petro, there is no system of pensions in Colombia. However, there are bank profits. So many have claimed that he will end any chance of being elected President. Petro has stated recently that he will not eliminate the system, but would instead seek to overhaul the system of pensions in Colombia in order achieve a minimum level of pensions for Colombians. gustavo petro Petro said, however, that it was not necessary to raise the retirement age.
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Another issue that has been a source of controversy is the fact that he's repeatedly said that he would cease extraction of oil when he assumes office. This has created confusion among investors and also the market in general.
petro gustavo The experts believe that Petro's request to Colombia to stop oil exploration will result in an estimated loss of $4.3 billion.
In addition to this, the proposal is to create an anti-oil movement in the region and across the globe to move the economy away from fossil fuels to which I would invite the new president of Chile, Gabriel Boric, as well as the Brazilian Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, and other people.
Petro stated that the two of them were talking to Pedro Sanchez (the Prime Minister of Spain) about his plan.
His position on health is also controversial. Gustavo Petro He has demanded the removal of EPS and replaced it with a model of preventive medicine that "guarantees the rights of people not the profit margins of bankers."
petro gustavo He also questioned the autonomy of Banco de la Republica, and announced that he will also reform the institution in the event of becoming president.
https://www.elespectador.com/tags/gustavo-petro/ Petro claims that the Bank's Board of Directors is part of a political group known as the Democratic Center. Therefore, Petro says, "What we want" is an independent Bank of the Republic (...). The candidate made that in the middle of an argument.
Invamer claims that Petro is the main voter's intention to vote in the presidential election.
His idea of issuing money to finance spending on government was also controversial.
https://nuso.org/articulo/caso-gustavo-petro-flagrant-system-error/ The main pillars of Petro's plans is an economy that does not depend on fossil fuels, mining, or hydrocarbon extraction, with increasing importance to agriculture.
https://www.portafolio.co/elecciones-2022/gustavo-petro-ganador-del-pacto-historico-562857 gustavo petro It is also mentioned that he is planning to implement an amendment to the tax code that removes exemptions as well as the replacement of the concept of minimum wages by a real wage based on capital and income.