The Kirchnerism hopes to have “about 200 votes” to approve the nationalization of YPF
May 2, 2012
The head of the ruling bloc in the Chamber of Deputies, Agustín Rossi, said they hope to have almost 2/3 of the chamber to approve the nationalization of YPF tomorrow morning.
“The estimate is that there will be about 200 votes” in favor of the proposal, Rossi analyzed, adding the support may not be as large as in the Upper House because “Deputies and Senators are not mirrors.”
“We believe the project and initiative of President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner will in the House of Representatives with considerable support,” he said.
The deputy said that this would not be possible without the “support of the opposition political forces,” and signaled that it is “clearly a significant finding when analyzing Argentina’s political.”