Everything shows that Colombia Renaciente, one of the governing parties and has representation in the cabinet of President Gustavo Petro, through the ambassador to Washington, Luis Gilberto Murillo, will say no to the proposal of the president to unite the political communities of the Historical Pact to create a force, facing the 2026 elections.
Among the messages of condolence for the death of Senator Piedad Córdoba, President Gustavo Petro published in his Historical. I propose: a meeting of 1,500 people elected in 2023: the progressive congress. Decision to establish a political party Calling the Frente Amplio in every municipality, department and country with all the democratic forces they want. Goal: win the 2026 elections and make the democratic change in Colombia and the national agreement for justice and peace irreversible.
Because of this, SEMANA exclusively learned that in Colombia Renaciente they are not very happy with the treatment that President Petro received, proof of this is that last month they sent him two letters asking for a meeting, but neither he answered. .leader.
The first was sent on December 15 and signed by Jhon Arley Murillo, president of the Colombia Renaciente Party. In the letter they asked Petro for a meeting to discuss “important matters.”
“For the last year and a half we have closely followed your administration, trusting that the political commitment of the country proposed by the formula you formulated with Mrs. Francia Márquez and which we supported in the campaign, will lead Colombia to a new and a better path. to progress in all dimensions,” the letter said.
In the same way, they reminded the president of the commitment of the political community to support the initiatives of the national government in the Legislature and the issues of interest to the country.
“After a year and a half in government, it is our greatest interest to have a working meeting with you, where within the framework of a meeting, we review and discuss some important issues for Colombia Renaciente Party and for the citizens. whom we represent. That is why, as president of the community, I request a personal appointment to achieve this meeting. Our purpose is to continue promoting an inclusive, fair and multicultural national and political agenda that strengthens democracy and promotes a better quality of life for citizens.
Colombia Renaciente is one of the parties that has grown the most in the last four years, the proof of this is that in the last regional elections they won several mayoralties, the Government of Cauca, as well as other important positions that allowed them to expressing themselves. as one of the victorious communities. in these elections.
The second letter sent to President Petro on January 16, in which Colombia Renaciente insisted on the importance of the meeting. “On December 15, 2023, as the president of the Colombia Renaciente Political Party and on behalf of the community, we sent a written request to the Presidency of the Republic, in which we stated that it is in our best interest to have a meeting in space with the President of the Republic, Gustavo Petro Urrego. However, until now we have not received an answer to our request.”
SEMANA also learned that by closing the door on the unification project of President Gustavo Petro, Colombia Renaciente may leave the government coalition, which will result in the departure of Ambassador Murillo