“I am talking about a Government of national unity that calls for radicals, socialists, and the business and labor sectors,” said Massa in a special program by Mirtha Legrand, and declared that “we should not go to the ballot box with hatred or anger, but with hope”.
The Minister of Economy participated in the Legrand Eltrece program with his wife and head of Aysa, Malena Galmarini; the actress, vedette, and host Moria Casán -with her father-in-law Fernando “Pato” Galmarini-, and the journalist María Julia Oliván.
At the dinner Massa assured that his government project is based on “the values of production, work and education.”
Regarding the results of the PASO primaries, he considered that the candidate of La Libertad Avanza (LLA), Javier Milei, “This is the result of the anger and frustration of the people who still voted for us, so I apologize for the mistakes of (Matías) Kulfas and (Martín) Guzmán.” former Ministers of Production and Economy, respectively.
“I believe that you should not go to the polls with hatred, you should go with hope. I appeal that hope is the driving force,” he insisted, and trusted that “on October 22, the most Argentines go to vote. “with the national flag, referring to the light blue and white colors, which correspond to the UxP ballots.
He also indicated that he was left with “a bitter taste” about his opponents in the last presidential debate – on October 8 – “because I did not hear any proposals from others and it seems to me that the people looking forward to more suggestions.”
“In the debate, they didn’t think much of me to reduce uncertainty by proposing an agency like the FBI and they even made me memes, that’s it but I think that with that criterion we stay in the middle, ” he said, and explained that ” I proposed the agency’s armed forces and it is in Rosario because it is the center of drug trafficking gangs.
Asked about the complaints against the former Buenos Aires Chief of Staff Martín Insaurralde – who had to resign after discovering his trip to Marbella (Spain) with the model Sofía Clérici -, Massa repeated that when he found out he has the facts “I am asked to resign from his candidacy.”, because “if (as politicians) we represent society as a whole we must be careful with actions and words.”
He insisted that the candidates “are not all equal because I asked for (Insaurralde’s) resignation within 48 hours while (Together for Change candidate, Patricia) Bullrich never asked for (Gerardo) Milman’s,” who was involved in the investigation. to test. killing Vice President Cristina Kirchner and Secretary of the Federal Security Management of the Nation when the leader was the Minister of Security.
“Milei also did not ask the person who promoted the ideas of genocide as ideas for education to resign”pointed to the reference to Martin Krause – the last Secretary of Education if the libertarian was elected – who said that if the members of the “Gestapo were Argentine (…) instead of killing 6 million Jews, there would have been fewer. Because there are bribes, inefficiencies, they are sleeping…”
In the middle of the dinner, and with the many interventions of Moria Casán, several of them with the fun and relaxed attitude of the diva, who often called to support the official candidate, Massa declared that “I do not understand to those who claim that we are a rude nation.” or failed, and the truth is that we are a great nation.
When asked about a name for his final cabinet, he considered “I don’t like naming names because you journalists like headlines and then you embarrass us.” And he said that after the election, they will just get to know each other.
However, he repeated that “There are many ministers in this Government who will not go with me” and recognized that the economist Roberto Lavagna “will be very important from December 10” if he becomes President.
At the end of the program, Massa thanked the “women at the table who are mothers” for their time and promised the host that after December 10, “I will come as President to your program Mirtha, I never stop coming.”
Before that, at C5N, Massa stated that it was necessary to “make it clear to the workers” that the ruling coalition is “the only one that defends the abolition of the Income Tax” and announced that he would promote the “PreViaje” program as a “permanent policy”, established by law.
He said that “the last week (before the election) will be important and we will explain to the workers that we are the only force that defends the definitive elimination of the Income Tax.”
At the same time, he confirmed that “We will present a law that leaves the Pre-Trip as a permanent policy because I heard the campaign that there are political forces that want to abolish it. As well as leave the VAT refund in the law”, with the consent of the Deputies and must be approved by the Senate.
Massa emphasized the role of public policies and stressed that the construction of the President Néstor Kirchner Gas Pipeline (GPNK) made it possible to sell “gas to the world.”
At the same time, he commented that it is necessary to create a program that “privileges Argentine development and not inflationary.”
Then he criticized Together for Change (JxC) and La Libertad Avanza (LLA) and noted that “there are people who crazily talk about campaign ideas just to sympathize with a group, but they don’t have the strategic vision of the country on the table.”
He also reiterated his proposal for a Government of “national unity” with sectors that make up the JxC, as well as the popular economy and the business and agriculture.
“One of the criticisms (that he received) is that I talk to all the sectors, but that is my strength, because on December 10 I will sit with the different sectors to build a Government of national unity. It is not surprising with the sectors of PRO, progressivism, sectors of the popular economy and the countryside. I believe that we are building Argentina together,” he emphasized.
Regarding the financial flow of recent days, he said that “there are criminals who have established an economic operation to make money at the expense of people’s savings and they must pay for it with prison, and this week we will continue to promote the investigation. .”
In this regard, he repeated that “they know me and I know them, and I will protect the savings of the people. We hope that no one wants to damage the savings of Argentines by fraud, because even if the election costs me, I am going to find them to put them in jail even if it costs me the election.