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SUMMARY – MORNING PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE – THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2024

febrero 15, 2024 |
Highlights of this morning's presidential press conference include: AMLO assured truck drivers that the government is committed to protecting them from assaults on the nation's highways. 600 members of the National Guard will be assigned to highway security; Apaculco reconstruction relief efforts continue. More than 290,000 homes have been rebuilt and 190,750 packages of household goods have been distributed; Acapulco is getting back on its feet. 167 hotels are back in operation and 1st quarter tourism revenue is expected to reach US$254 million.

SUMMARY – MORNING PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE – WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2024

febrero 14, 2024 |
Highlights of this morning's presidential press conference include: AMLO explained the main features of the 2024 environmental reforms, including prioritizing personal and domestic use of water over other uses; a new section of the morning press conference entitled "Who's Who in the Bots" will be launched to expose informational manipulation in the social networks.

SUMMARY – MORNING PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE – TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2024

febrero 13, 2024 |
Highlights of this morning's presidential press conference include: AMLO explained the 2024 health care reforms, which seeks to constitutionally enshrine the State's obligation to provide health care to the population. The aim is to guarantee comprensive, universal, and free medical attention; the President defended the role of the armed forces in public work projects; he said private construction companies take twice as long and cost double the amount.

SUMMARY – MORNING PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2024

febrero 12, 2024 |
Highlights of this morning's presidential press conference include: AMLO explained that the judicial branch reform aims to end the courts being tools for the privileged few and white color crime. The election of justices and judges will enable the democratization of the judicial system; the President announced that his presence at the Independence Day ceremony will be his last public or political activity; the Maya Train has been a big success. The Cancún-Puerto Morelos.Playa de Carmen route will be inaugurated on February 29.

SUMMARY – MORNING PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE – FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2024

febrero 9, 2024 |
Highlights of this morning's presidential press conference include: AMLO explained that the reforms to support agricultural production seek to constitutionally enshrine four programs and basic food prices; the President emphasized that one of the reforms aims to codify austerity as a State policy; the Mexican government is investigating yesterday's murder of disappeared/missing persons activist Angelita Meraz Leon.

SUMMARY – MORNING PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE – THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2024

febrero 8, 2024 |
Highlights of this morning's presidential press conference include: AMLO reiterated that the reform package he sent to Congress seeks to constitutionally enshrine basic social rights and guarantee continued government support regard of whoever is in office; the President said he would not allow Mexico to be used as punching bag in the upcoming US elections, as Republicans seek to use the immigration issue to rally voter support. Mexico urges that the root causes of migration be addressed as a way to keep people in their home countries.

SUMMARY – MORNING PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE – WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2024

febrero 7, 2024 |
Highlights of this morning's presidential press conference include: AMLO backed the call to impeach Supreme Court Chief Justice Alberto Perez Dayan for his rulings that undermine the public interest; Interior Minister Luisa Maria Alcalde explained that the pension reform seeks to undo the negative effects of past neoliberal reforms, which increased the number of weeks worked to obtain a pension and decreased their amount; The new reform will increase base pay in sectors such as health, education, and public security.

FEBRUARY 5 SPEECH BY PRESIDENTE ANDRES MANUEL LOPEZ OBRADOR ON THE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS SENT TO CONGRESS

febrero 6, 2024 |
Speech by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador during the presentation of the Constitutional Reform BillsFebruary 5, 2024 Friends: Mexicanas, Mexicanos: On this historic date we […]

MAIN CONSTITUTIONAL REFORM PROPOSALS SEND TO CONGRESS TODAY BY PRESIDENT ANDRES MANUEL LOPEZ OBRADOR

febrero 6, 2024 |
President Andrés Manuel López Obrador sent a package of 20 reform bills to Congress today. The main bills include constitutional modifications on wages, pensions, elections, republican austerity, and state owned enterprises, among others.

U.S. INTERVENIONIST INSIDIOUSNESS – La Jornada editorial – Friday, February 2, 2024

febrero 2, 2024 |
Editorial: US Interventionist Insidiousness Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador demanded a public apology from the United States government over leaks from the United States […]