1996News

Crisis in the PRSC

The news of the week is the apparent schism in the PRSC. The already lukewarm support President Balaguer was giving to the party’s first presidential candidate outside himself, Jacinto Peynado, has turned to cold support following the registration of the 37 year old businesswoman, Maribel Gassó, for the party’s vice presidential candidate. It had seemed …
1996News

Where was Dr Balaguer?

The first indication of President Balaguer’s disapproval of Jacinto Peynado not taking up his suggestions for the PRSC’s vice presidential candidate was his failure to participate, as announced, in the large rally held in San Cristóbal. All was readied for the President, even his chair was sent, but it remained vacant. Nevertheless, the event was …