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"This Minister of Podemos who has a name …": Belarra’s anger with a question after the Council of Ministers
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"This Minister of Podemos who has a name …": Belarra’s anger with a question after the Council of Ministers

The President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, chaired this Tuesday the meeting of the Council of Ministers, held in the Moncloa Complex. At its conclusion, as usual, the subsequent press conference took place, where the Government spokesperson, Maria Jesus Montero, has explained the main issues that have been discussed at the meeting, such as the territorial distribution agreement of the budget credits for the development of the State pact against gender violence, amounting to 100 million euros, or the approval of the State Bicycle Strategy.In addition to Montero, there were other ministers present, such as the Minister of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda, Jose Luis Ábalos, or the Ministe...
Rapporteur, bilateral table, pact with ERC and now, pardons: Sánchez celebrates three years surrounded by controversies for Catalonia
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Rapporteur, bilateral table, pact with ERC and now, pardons: Sánchez celebrates three years surrounded by controversies for Catalonia

"It is considered invested with the confidence of the House don Pedro Sánchez Pérez-Castejón"With those words, the then president of Congress, Ana Pastor, announced the triumph of the motion of censure that removed Mariano Rajoy from Moncloa. It was three years ago, on June 1, 2018, and it meant the return of the PSOE to the Executive after a long journey in the desert, a triumph that was later ratified in two general elections in 2019. The arrival of Sánchez to the Government suddenly positioned the PSOE as the Spain's leading political force, and that situation has remained until a few weeks ago, when polls have suggested the possibility of an alternative majority around the PP....
The Supreme Court confirms the fine to Sánchez for an interview in La Moncloa during the campaign
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The Supreme Court confirms the fine to Sánchez for an interview in La Moncloa during the campaign

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal presented by the President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, against a fine of 500 euros imposed by the Central Electoral Board (JEC) for making electoral use of the Palacio de la Moncloa Y. therefore, breach their duty of neutrality as a public office.The violation of this principle, included in article 50.2 of the Organic Law of the General Electoral Regime, occurred on October 25, 2019, in the middle of the electoral campaign that would end up raising the PSOE to the presidency of the Government after achieving 120 seats. On that date Pedro Sánchez gave an interview to the program Red Hot of La Sexta that was held at the Palacio de la Moncloa and ...
Darias reminds Andalusia that nightlife must close at 1 am … and insists on preventing smoking in the streets
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Darias reminds Andalusia that nightlife must close at 1 am … and insists on preventing smoking in the streets

The Minister of Health, Carolina Darias, reminded the autonomous communities this Wednesday that coordinated actions are mandatory, so she insisted that the maximum night time is one in the morning, according to the agreement reached in August last year. This was stated at a press conference after the Interterritorial Council of the National Health System (Cisns), the first after the end of the state of alarm and in which the Minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function, Miquel Iceta, also participated in the Palacio de la Moncloa.The head of Health reported that in the Cisns he reminded the health advisers of the declaration of coordinated actions that are in force and that...
Sánchez affirms to Biden that Spain leads by example the climate fight
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Sánchez affirms to Biden that Spain leads by example the climate fight

The head of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, has affirmed this Friday before the president of the United States, Joe Biden, that Spain is leading by example the decarbonization process and energy transition to fight climate change.Sánchez has vindicated the actions of Spain in that fight in his speech in English and from the Moncloa Palace on the second day of the telematic climate summit called by Biden and in which some forty international leaders have participated.The panel in which Sánchez spoke was titled "The economic opportunities of climate action", The United States Secretary of Transportation, Pete Buttigieg, has also participated in it; the presidents of Nigeria (Muhammadu Buhari), Po...