Petro will definitely certainly not go to the pension plan discussion at the Asofundos Congress (president of Asofondos) made this statement within the framework FIAP International Congress. He expressed regret for his absence and said that all presidential candidates will be participating in this pension debate held in Cartagena on Friday.

The president of Asofondos declared that “we would be the ones that would have wanted him to be here and be a part of us” and that he was not present because the best venue to discuss pensions is in this Congress.

Montenegro stated that in 1998, he was running for politics with Gustavo Petro of the Historic Pact. Montenegro also said that they had a good relationship and worked well together.

“When left National Planning, he made a public statement saying that he was sorry for me leaving the government. He also stressed that I was the best official in the government of Alvaro Uribe and that I called his to thank him.” The president was elated.