Mayor of Paredes de Cura is a candidate for the district of PS Viana do Castelofollowing the resignation of former Mayor Caminha and former Assistant Secretary of State to Prime Minister Miguel Alves, was released this Wednesday.
“This candidacy will always care more about the lives of people, institutions and companies in the area than about political speeches, despite knowing that we will evaluated according to the results achieved”, says Vitor Paulo Pereira, quoted in a note sent to newsrooms today.
The electoral act is scheduled for December 16, and the district convention for January 7, 2023 in Melgaso.
I don’t know any sure formula for success, but I do know one sure way to fail: trying to please everyone. With calmness, but with firmness, I will always look for ways of dialogue and compromise, but I will not shy away from responsibility for making decisions. We know what we want and we know where we want to go. Let us not, however, strive for an artificial consensus or an armed peace. We want dialogue, differences, contradictions, debates, because this is a sign of the viability of the party,” he stressed.
Vitor Paulo Pereira, who presented on Tuesday evening at the meeting of the Political Committee of the District Federation of PS Viana do Castelo the movement “Federation in the service of the people and the district”, defends “the federation with intervention and a respected, organized, unifying and mobilizing voice.”
“A federation that thinks, discusses, discusses and does”, “a useful, practical federation in the service of the people and the county,” the note adds.
Miguel Alves was re-elected on the 4th to a final term in this party body after being appointed Deputy Secretary of State to the Prime Minister.
The resignation of the President of the Socialist District followed an allegation of evasion by the Ministry of State (MP) against the also former Mayor Camigna, which led to his resignation as Assistant Secretary of State to the Prime Minister. .
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The resignation of Miguel Alves was made in writing to Vitor Paulo Pereira, Chairman of the Political Commission of the District Federation of PS Viana do Castelo.
Miguel Alves, 46, has been in charge of the PS Viana do Castelo district federation for more than six years.
When presenting the candidacy, Vitor Paulo Pereira thanked “precious commitment» the former leader of the federation, Miguel Alves.
“Happy people are grateful. We are deeply grateful to the outgoing president of the federation and to all those who, with zeal, dedication and dedication they served the PSduring all these years,” said Vitor Paulo Pereira.
The current candidate for the leadership of the Socialists warned that “it is not enough to confirm the greatness of the party, because it is not a given.”
“Greatness is conquered by bold gestures, often hidden in the humblest people. I won’t stay in my golden cage thinking I can solve all my problems alone. I must be able to listen to others without losing, however, the ability to make decisions,” said Vitor Paulo Pereira.