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Iceta: "The CCAA should have more influence in the definition of policies, that is my federalism"
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Iceta: "The CCAA should have more influence in the definition of policies, that is my federalism"

Miquel Iceta I could not have chosen a better day to close the economic forum of EL ESPAÑOL on post-Covid Andalusia. This Wednesday, the president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, gave an A to Spain in its Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan. "It is a happy coincidence," admitted the minister. "European funds will allow us to work more and better for what Spain needs, which is a lot." There is a lot of money but because many reforms are needed. For Iceta, our country cannot be considered finished, "there are always levels of rights conquests to be achieved". The minister, who is one of Territorial Policy, did not want to start without remembering the father of the autonomies, an illustrious Andalusian recently deceased, Manuel Clavero Arévalo...
The Government foresees pardons "flawless" and hard to turn
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The Government foresees pardons "flawless" and hard to turn

The delegate of the Spanish Government in Catalonia, Teresa Cunillera, has assured this Tuesday that pardons that the State Executive is preparing for the independence leaders convicted by the referendum of October 1, 2017 will be "impeccable to avoid temptations" like that Vox resorts to them to the courts. "We will make it difficult for him", he said in an interview with Catalunya Ràdio. Cunillera has confessed not knowing when will it be approved This measure of grace, you have to go through the Minister council, but has guaranteed that "Nobody intends to delay anything." This Monday, the Minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function and first secretary of the PSC, Miquel Iceta, conside...
Iceta suggests that Sánchez will pardon the ‘procés’ prisoners before the summer for their "public utility": "It is a sensible decision"
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Iceta suggests that Sánchez will pardon the ‘procés’ prisoners before the summer for their "public utility": "It is a sensible decision"

The Minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function, Miquel Iceta, defended this Monday the pardons to the independence leaders condemned by the procés and suggested that the Government will justify the grace measure for its supposed "public utility". In this sense, he asked to give an "opportunity" to the measure of grace if the Executive establishes "that forgiveness is of public utility", and slipped that the decision will come before the summer: "I think so, I don't think there will be much left" , He said.In an interview on Hoy por Hoy (Cadena SER), Iceta said that "we need reconciliation, reunion and the return of politics," and that the pardon is one "can help" along these lines. "It...
Iceta says that pardons will be "before summer" and defends that the prisoners "they have not left rositas"
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Iceta says that pardons will be "before summer" and defends that the prisoners "they have not left rositas"

The Minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function, Miquel Iceta, believes that pardons to the 12 condemned of the process they will arrive "before summer" and has defended that both Oriol Junqueras and the rest of the prisoners "they have not gone from rositas" since they have been imprisoned for more than three and a half years. Iceta has revealed that the Minister of Justice, Juan Carlos Campo, is already preparing the reports of the 12 files and that as soon as they are ready they will be presented to the Council of Ministers. "Campo is already preparing the files. Whatever it takes to do it and Pedro Sánchez decides to put it on the agenda," Iceta said in SER. The socialist leader considers that the pardons will be effective "before the summer", although he has...
Miquel Iceta slides that the pardons to the leaders of the procés will be ready before summer: "I don’t think it will take long"
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Miquel Iceta slides that the pardons to the leaders of the procés will be ready before summer: "I don’t think it will take long"

Thus, and recalling the statements of the Prime Minister, Pedro Sánchez, the minister has defended the need for "reunion and the return of politics."The Minister of Territorial Policy, Miquel Iceta.EFEThe Minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function, Miquel Iceta, has defended the pardons to the leaders of the procs as a "sensible enough" bet for "reconciliation" and has slipped that the decision on his concession will be ready before summer."I think so, but my father said that believing is not knowing and since it does not depend on me ... we have this difficulty in giving an opinion about something that has not happened and we move in the terrain of the hypothesis and the abstract. But I don't think it will take long, "Iceta explained in an interview on Cadena Ser.Thus, and recall...
Iceta qualifies Darias: "Anticovid measures must be adapted to each territory"
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Iceta qualifies Darias: "Anticovid measures must be adapted to each territory"

The Minister of Territorial Policy, Miquel Iceta, has defended that the actions to stop the pandemic "must adapt to the territory" and he has assured that the central government has not changed its criteria in this matter due to the criticism of the autonomous communities that saw an imposition in the measures.In an interview published in the newspaper Call, the minister has referred to the controversy surrounding the mandatory agreement of the Interterritorial Health Council with restrictions on nightlife and hospitality last Wednesday, after which the Basque Government has maintained the application of the measures to the hospitality industry approved in the Basque Country.The agreement was p...
The Government transfers the competence of prison health to Navarra
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The Government transfers the competence of prison health to Navarra

The mixed commission of the Transfer Board has certified this Wednesday the agreement of the transfer to Navarra of the competence of sanitation penance. In this way, from August 1, the Autonomous Community will exercise health care functions in the Pamplona penitentiary center, guaranteeing the rights of inmates as users of health services, accessibility to health resources, quality of prison health benefits and equity in access.The Minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function, Miquel Iceta, on behalf of the central government, and the first vice president and counselor of the Presidency, Equality, Public Function and Interior, Javier Remírez, have headed the meeting of the commission, ...
Margarita Robles does not speak of the pardons and the Government tries to exploit the new photo of Columbus
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Margarita Robles does not speak of the pardons and the Government tries to exploit the new photo of Columbus

TVE does not question the minister about the grace measure in an interview and Miquel Iceta warns that "they will raise their voices" against "a right that wants to destroy everything"Isabel Daz Ayuso, Queen Letizia and Margarita Robles.EFEThe Government is not afraid of the photo of the demonstration in Plaza Coln against the pardons of Catalan prisoners sentenced for the secessionist attempt of 2017. Moreover, it considers that the image of unity between PP, Vox and Ciudadanos, as happened in 2019 in the same place, it will serve to vindicate itself in a central space in Spanish politics to face the territorial crisis. This is how Miquel Iceta transmitted it this morning in the National Council of the PSC. The minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function he has warned that "they ...
The Congress, with the government divided, refuses to include the amnesty and the referendum at the table in Catalonia
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The Congress, with the government divided, refuses to include the amnesty and the referendum at the table in Catalonia

The Plenary of Congress has rejected this Thursday with the votes of PSOE, PP, Vox and Citizens that the referendum on self-determination and amnesty be discussed at the dialogue table on Catalonia as "solution proposals" to the existing political conflict, a motion that Unidos Podemos has supported, which, in fact, had agreed on the text with the CUP.The initiative, which has fallen with 273 'noes' compared to the 71 'yeses' that the independence parties have managed to add, was a motion derived from the interpellation that the CUP deputy, Mireia Vehí, addressed last week to the Minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function, Miquel Iceta. In addition to the CUP and the confe...
Moncloa finalizes the pardons: "They will be made when they do not seem like a payment in exchange for ERC support"
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Moncloa finalizes the pardons: "They will be made when they do not seem like a payment in exchange for ERC support"

"The only thing that is clear in the calendar of pardons is that every day we are closer"This is how one of the ministers most involved in the accelerated process of granting pardon to politicians imprisoned by the pro-independence coup of October 1, 2017 expresses himself." The ruling of the Supreme Court, which is mandatory, is imminent, "he adds , "and then, as soon as the Government can decide, it will do so and explain its decision". But for that, there is a condition sine qua non which is more circumstantial, more of a method, than a concept: convenience. It takes a moment of calm, of political silence. That is, if there were already that ruling from the Supreme Court, for example, today no one could expect that Pedro Sanchez drive them. "Whenever the question of ...