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Kirchnerite opposition splits; Macri now has the main block in the Lower House

Thursday, February 4th 2016 - 07:21 UTC
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Argentina's main opposition party suffered a split on Wednesday after an estimated fifteen of its lawmakers quit, party leaders admitted, handing a boost to newly-elected President Mauricio Macri's hopes of pushing his legislative agenda through Congress. In effect, Macri's political alliance in the Lower House becomes the majority grouping. Read full article


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  • GALlamosa

    Another nail in the Kirchnerite where have I heard that expression before ????

    Feb 04th, 2016 - 11:06 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    “Tits” Di Tullio said ”I don't know what they represent anymore, but of course they spoke to the PRO.” [the bastards who beat us at the election we should have won, we paid everybody off but just look how they took the money and still voted against us!]

    Peronism is crumbling well and truly now. LOL

    Feb 04th, 2016 - 02:08 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Zaphod102

    With Macri's popularity increasing at the expense of CFK's and this move which will make it more difficult for the K's to throw a spanner in the works the tide appears to be turning and gaining momentum as rats start jumping ship...

    Feb 04th, 2016 - 06:15 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • 313toBioBio

    One mafia to another.... All that cfk and macri have against each other is a bs twitter fight

    Feb 05th, 2016 - 02:50 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • downunder

    “Kirchnerite opposition splits; Macri now has the main block in the Lower House”

    That sounds like a victory for common sense.

    Feb 05th, 2016 - 08:56 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • 313toBioBio

    Too little too late. Them gon fix economy wif Brasil Il and china leading a global financial collapse and tourism from panama to rio being canceled

    Feb 05th, 2016 - 11:39 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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