The 2022 elections in Tamaulipas will take place on Sunday June 5, 2022 organized by the Tamaulipas Electoral Institute (IETAM) in coordination with the National Electoral Institute (INE). In the elections, 2 million 737 thousand 311 people have the right to vote.
In the 2022 Tamaulipas state elections, officially called Local Electoral Process 2021-2022will be renewed governorship head of state executive power, elected to a six year termnot re-electable in any case.
The electoral campaign began on April 3 and runs for eight weeks until June 1. During the campaign, two debates are held between the candidates at the Amalia González Theater in Ciudad Victoria, the first was on April 24 and the second on May 22. Voting takes place on Sunday, June 5, 2022, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Candidates for the 2022 elections in Tamaulipas
The candidates for governor of Tamaulipas for the 2022 election are: a graduate in Agronomy and Zootechnics, a medical surgeon with a Master’s degree in Cardiology, and an agricultural engineer.
The Electoral Institute of Tamaulipas (Ietam) approved those who are now the candidates for governor and will appear on the ballot next June 5. There are three who compete for the position, two go in alliance and one alone.
The contenders are: Arturo Díez Guitérrez Navarro, who champions Movimiento Ciudadano; César Verástegui Ostos, who represents the coalition between the PAN, PRI and PRD; Américo Villarreal Anaya, who goes for the alliance between Morena, PVEM and the Labor Party.
Arturo Diez Gutierrez Navarro
He was born in Ciudad Victoria on July 15, 1962 and has a degree in Agronomy and Zootechnics.
He participated in the private initiative as a director at HSBC and Banorte banks. He was a member of the Employers’ Confederation of the Mexican Republic (Coparmex), as well as the National Chamber of Commerce (Canaco) in Ciudad Victoria. He was also one of the members of the Confederation of Industrial Chambers (Concamin).
In 2007, the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) appointed him as the candidate for mayor of Ciudad Victoria. He won the election for the period 2008-2010. Upon fulfilling his administration, he completely withdrew from political activity, devoting himself to personal activities.
Cesar Verastegui Ostos
He was born on June 14, 1966 in Xicoténcatl. He decided to study agricultural engineering; He held positions as president of the Irrigation District and leader of the cane growers.
In 1995 he became a member of the National Action Party (PAN) and a month later he became president of the Municipal Directive Committee in Xicoténcatl. In 2002 she won the municipal presidency of Xicoténcatl. In 2006 he became a federal deputy and in 2011 he won the mayor’s office again.
In 2014 he obtained the presidency of the PAN State Steering Committee in Tamaulipas. He is credited with the triumph of Francisco García Caveza de Vaca, where the party achieved alternation for the first time in Tamaulipas.
On October 1, 2016, he was appointed as Secretary General of the Government in the administration of García Cabeza de Vaca and resigned on January 4, 2022 to compete for the candidacy for the governorship of Tamaulipas.
Americo Villarreal Anaya
He was born in Ciudad Victoria on May 23, 1958. He studied Surgeon at the Mexican School of Medicine of La Salle University in Mexico City; He has a master’s degree from the National Institute of Cardiology “Ignacio Chávez”, in addition, he specialized in the teaching area and his studies were completed at La Salle de Ciudad Victoria.
Villarreal Anaya’s work began in his internal medicine and cardiology office in 1991, in addition to being head of the Coronary Intensive Care Unit at the General Hospital of Ciudad Victoria from 1991 to 1999, from then on he had various assignments in the private and public health area.
In 2016 he joined the ranks of the National Regeneration Movement, then became a senator of the Republic for the state, a position from which he is licensed today.
Which political parties will participate in the 2022 elections?
As we have mentioned in other informative notes from AmericanPost.Newsseven political parties with national registration have the right to participate in state elections:
- National Action Party (PAN),
- Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI),
- Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD),
- Labor Party (PT),
- Green Ecologist Party of Mexico (PVEM),
- Citizen Movement (MC)
- National Regeneration Movement (MORENA).
Proposals for the 2022 elections
In the last debate, the candidates for the governorship of Tamaulipas addressed the issue of health and made known their proposals on the subject: There are no medications, the doctor failed his oath, says the candidate Arturo Diez Gutierrez. During the health issue on infrastructure for institutions and public policies to generate comprehensive medical coverage, the three candidates spoke about construction, equipment and medicines for Tamaulipas.
The candidate of Morena, Americo Villarreal Anayabegan his participation by showing a photo in which his patients say to him on a banner: “Doctor Américo, we love you, your patients.”
“An image says more than a thousand words, my career speaks,” emphasized the Morena candidate, in addition to emphasizing that when I am governor, “health will be a priority.”
He assured that in his health proposal in case of winning in Tamaulipas “we will be adjusting to the programs of the federal government, that Insabi be adhered to as established, that health resources are not diverted.”
Likewise, the candidate stressed that “by ending the corruption of the state government and with austerity, there will be resources for hospitals, maintenance, construction and equipment.”
I assure you that when I am governor, health will be a priority and a guaranteed right for all, as indicated by the constitution.
In his speech, the candidate of the PAN, PRI and PRD, César Verástegui He alluded that Américo Villareal was president of the Health Commission and did not approve a single peso on the issue of the pandemic and childhood cancer, which is unfortunate.
“He is the first cardiologist I know without a heart, because it is a humanitarian issue, it is not a political party issue.”
The PAN member said “I am not a doctor but I have a clear and precise diagnosis of what we are going to do.”
In this sense, he indicated that a telemedicine program will be implemented in the 301 centers of the jurisdictions so that they can serve the most needy population.
Also on the construction of third-level and university hospitals with all the specialists that Tamaulipas require, as well as a sufficient supply of medicines for Tamaulipas. He stated that people should no longer go to Nuevo León or the United States to serve.
“All hospitals in the state have a lack of medical care for medicines for children with cancer and for women. In Tamaulipas, health is worse than ever and those responsible for this situation must be named. Here is the doctor, who is not because he betrayed his oath and betrayed all the families. We will make a health right in Tamaulipas like a universal insurance where our hospitals have all the medicine for our people from Tamaulipas and that no child dies from lack of medicine”.
Now you know how the coalitions and the candidates of the political parties that will participate in the 2022 elections in Tamaulipas are formed.
Follow us on Google News, Facebook and Twitter to stay informed with today’s news.