The deputy secretary general of the PSOE, Adriana Lastra, stressed on Tuesday that "it is not true" that the acting president, Pedro Sanchez, has transmitted to the leader of Podemos, Pablo Iglesias, that the PSOE has decided to go to new elections.
However, he has also warned that the investiture is on July 23 and "that is the opportunity," while stressing that "there are no second chances."
The number two of the PSOE and spokesman in Congress has accused United We can say several "falsehoods" about the position of the Socialists, and has ruined its leaders who in recent weeks have put into the mouth of Pedro Sánchez things that the leader Socialist has not said.
He regretted having heard Pablo Iglesias and the speaker of his parliamentary group, Irene Montero, that Sanchez had told them that the first option of the PSOE was Citizens and the second the PP, and that the pacts with the left were for "social things "
He has also accused Podemos of putting in Sánchez's mouth "words that did not exist", such as the supposed offer of two or three ministries, something that "has never occurred", or the assertion that Sánchez has decided to return to elections. "That is not true," he insisted.
Adriana Lastra has stressed that "confidence is built day by day" and negotiations are going "with the spirit of agreement". "If your interlocutor is dedicated to disqualify, perhaps it is that you do not have as much spirit of agreement," he warned.
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