Despite being the place where you feel "more comfortable", "between workers and leonenes Asturias," as he said during his speech in 2008, the Prime Minister, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, will not go today, for the second consecutive year the XXXII edition of the festival asturleoneses mining, which traditionally came to inaugurate the new political course.
Nor will the Socialist candidate for Prime Minister, Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba, who has not responded to the invitation of SOMA-UGT union, or are expected to attend the minister spokesman, José Blanco, whose assistance a few days ago was as safe . In fact, yesterday there was no official confirmation that would come to this traditional meeting between a representative of the Socialist executive. The miners' union does not give importance to this end because it believes that "neither add nor subtract" to "vindictive nature" of the act, but it is clear that the absences outstanding policies in this act of association of organizations "moderate socialist left character "re-dial, like last year, the festive day of Rodiezmo. On that occasion, Zapatero did not attend the appointment because there was a "relevant environment" for three weeks of the first general strike faced as Prime Minister. Today, with almost five million unemployed, the "climate" is not much better.
But what makes the more serious the absence of this edition (which will count with the presence of socialist and Alfonso Guerra , president of the Fundación Pablo Iglesias), is that the unions themselves had provided the platform for the PSOE Rodiezmo so you can move citizen proposals. Rubalcaba Rodiezmo should not consider that in 2010 attracted 30,000 people, the place for shelling their program.The "chainsaw" of the PP
Who do was seen yesterday in Pamplona was the deputy general secretary of the PSOE (spokesman and Minister) José Blanco, who in the regional committee of the Socialist navarrros warned that the PP "has already ruled out the chainsaw where" to "cut Following the welfare state using the excuse of budgetary stability. "