The general secretary of VOX, José María Figaredo and the party’s deputy secretary of Government Action, Montserrat Louis, made a harsh criticism of the economic policy of Pedro Sánchez and assured that “The Government is the main obstacle to the economy and energy.” The two leaders participated in the second day of the II OKÍDERES Economic Forum.
Figaredo accused the Executive of Pedro Sánchez of “inflating the balloon” with the promise of European funds that, he said, “do not reach the companies.” After giving as an example of investment in ArcelorMittal in the Asturian steel mill, he asked himself: «What happens when companies make important investments when public funds do not come?
Figaredo participated, together with the Deputy Secretary of Government Action of VOX, Montserrat Louis, in a Round Table of Economic Failure and Energy Planning managed by Vicente Gil.
The general secretary of the VOX parliamentary group violently attacked the situation of legal uncertainty created by the Government that is currently in office. In his opinion, “if the Government continues in this direction, the natural thing is that there will be more (cases) Ferrovial» he assured the OKLÍDERES audience.
Along these lines, Montserrat Lluis points to the transformation of the energy model suggested by her training. “To change the energy model – he said – we must protect ourselves from the central government, which is the biggest obstacle to the implementation of this change in energy policy,” he said during the II ECONOMIC FORUM in OKDIARIO where economist José also participated this morning. Ramon Riera.
During the Round Table held in OKLÍDERES, Lluis made a reference to the “battle” continued by the government of Castilla y León to “obtain the central government’s permission to reopen the Retortillo uranium mine” (Salamanca ), which was requested by Berkeley Minera Spain “The government of Sánchez refused this permission that would allow the revival of a damaged area,” he added.
“We have to protect ourselves from the Government”
During his speech at the II ECONOMIC Forum in OKDIARIO, the deputy secretary general of VOX emphasized the need to “defend oneself from the central government because it is the main obstacle to the defense of these types of policies.”
In discussing the new energy plan, José María Figaredo highlighted the fact that “if we want to eliminate all CO₂ from transport in Spain we need to double our electricity generation.” Something that is impossible, in his opinion, because renewable energy “will not be able to compensate for the lost production of the closure of thermal power plants, even more so by eliminating nuclear power plants,” which generate 20% of Spain’s electricity, he said.
For the leader of VOX, the Government’s decarbonization plan “will make us more dependent on importing gas, which comes from Russia. It will make us more dependent on Russia,” as he assured the OKLÍDERES audience. “We are forcefully naked in the face of hostile countries with strategies that are against the values of the West,” he added.
Figaredo also referred to the government agreement announced by the PSOE and Sumar in which, after criticizing the “ban on short-haul flights”, he pointed out that “there are infinite points and, each of them, a debacle for the economy. structure of Spain”.