Call for higher presidential voter turn out

By TPN/Lusa, in News · 25-12-2020 18:00:00 · 2 Comments

The President of the Portuguese Parliament, Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues, called for a "massive vote" in the presidential elections on 24 January and argued that there must be "great political cohesion" in 2021.

Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues was speaking at the Antigo Picadeiro Real, in Belém, Lisbon and left a reminder "of the need to have, despite the difficult circumstances in which the country is, a great mobilisation to vote in the presidential elections".

According to Ferro Rodrigues, it would be "a demonstration of civic and democratic maturity, alongside so many that the Portuguese have demonstrated in recent months, a massive vote on 24 January".

In his view, "the parliament has not only set a great example of institutional cooperation with the President of the Republic and the government, but has also set an example of working capacity and being ready to respond in times of crisis that were perfectly possible to foresee a year ago".

In 2021 we must also "keep the parliament and the democratic institutions fully functioning", he said.

"We therefore have this opportunity in 2021 to move towards new formulae for economic growth, towards a more digital, greener economy, without sacrificing employment - this is something very difficult and will need great political cohesion, just as it has existed in recent years", he said.



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Comments:

Where is the proof, Scott?

All that you've written has no point of reference other than yourself. Therefore, it's not to be taken seriously in any way. You should stop spreading information that you and your kind are making up to cause chaos and disruption. We've seen the results of that behaviour in DC a couple of days ago.

You obviously have no clue of Portuguese politics, so please do us all a favour and stay out of it.

Kind regards from Germany!

By LR from Other on 13-01-2021 01:49

I live in USA and we just lost honest vote ballot counting and ballots by the Democrat National Socialist/Marxist Genocide lawless party. With lot of willing supporters and over a Billionaire dollars they created fraudulent voting election to overthrow the Constitution and President Trump. Understand the HATE by Democrat Marxists in government and education with fake news to President Trump who has changed economy and jobs. through Tax cuts and deregulations which lowers power by Democrat government employees.

Why do DC Democrat fed and media swamp hate President Trump? He is the first President that NEVER was in government before. Then he did more good for citizens than others like remove lot of regulations so people had freedom. DC Government elites has rules and relationships and you conform to support DC elites Lawyers. If not they will attack you with hoax investigations.

DC is run by Democrat socialist employees like Portugal. He was just a citizens said he wants to represent all citizens as President. Democrats in fake news and DNC thought it was joke and attack him. Then he won Republican Party candidate. Then attack him but NEVER thought he could win. All the Media polls said Hillary would win except 2. The shock of his win can be seen on media reporters face and crying over him winning. They made up lies and attack the election system for did every thing to distort the fact HE won. Then he did not do what Democrat President should do. He did not hire DC lawyers for more regulations. He fought for citizens and protect border and identity of being American. Protect your Portugal culture identity. My view. If your President supports Euthanasia do to vote for him for life is meaningful and God

By Scott M. Bartley from USA on 29-12-2020 05:34
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