The last official data issued shortly before midnight indicated that, with the results 91 municipalities loaded, out of 67,290 voters, Abad's "Adelante Buenos Aires" list garnered 55.88% (37,452 votes) while "Protagonismo Radical ", Posse's list, obtained 44.12% (29,567 votes).
In this framework, Abad assured today that they will seek " to have a radical governor and president in 2023 "after proclaim itself the winner in the internal elections of the UCR of the province of Buenos Aires.
Mario Negri was one of the first to congratulate com or winner to Abad and said: "They have defended a collective project and have defeated personalist adventures. The UCR is in motion to have candidates for governors and President and to strengthen Together for Change ".
In the elections of the province the lists "Adelante Buenos Aires", which nominates the head of the block of Together for the Change in the La Plata Legislature, Maximiliano Abad, and "Radical Protagonism", of the mayor of San Isidro, Gustavo Posse, an election that should have been held in October last year, but was suspended due to the pandemic.
Posse was imposed with clarity in the third electoral section and a good part of Greater Buenos Aires, with victories in Lomas de Zamora, Esteban Echeverría, Pilar, Morón, Hurlingham and Vicente López, as well as San Isidro, and obtained important triumphs in interior districts such as Exaltación de la Cruz and Junín.
As a Posse in San Isidro, Abad asserted his seat in General Pueyrredón and took a comfortable advantage in the Partido de la Costa, while winning in districts such as Lobos, Lincoln, González Chaves, General Villegas, Castelli and Carmen de Patagones, and surprised the suburbs with victories in Almirante Brown and Avellaneda.
In addition to defining the new leadership, the Buenos Aires UCR elected the delegates to the National Committee of the party, who should vote in December for the new president, and for the National Convention, in charge of endorsing the policy of alliances and, therefore, a key body for 2023.
The two majority lists of Buenos Aires radicalism, referenced in the national senator Martín Lousteau, obtained 90% of the votes in the elections in which the party elected representatives in the 15 communes of the district.
In the elections held yesterday, some 112,200 radical affiliates were summoned to elect 130 representatives in the 15 communes in which the City is divided.
Two lists; Boca Daniel Angelici, both referenced by Martín Lousteau, obtained 90% of the communal positions.
The remaining 10% corresponded to the third list, which has among its main references Jesús Rodríguez; the former Secretary of Health of the National Government Adolfo Rubinstein; the ex-mayor of Buenos Aires Facundo Suárez Lastra; the actor Luis Brandoni and the jurist Ricardo Gil Lavedra.
"Thanks to more than 90% of the affiliates of the UCR CABA who continued to support the transformation of a leading radicalism," they expressed at midnight from the official account of the Buenos Aires UCR, alluding to the result of the elections.
The list of the ruling party, embodied by Guillermo de Maya had the backing of historical leaders such as Enrique "Coti" Nosiglia and Rafael Pascual, the deputy Emiliano Yacobitti and the university branch of the UCR.
The list referenced in Angelici, for its part, had the support of the Buenos Aires legislators Martín Ocampo and Ariel Álvarez Palma and the former deputy city defender José Palmiotti, among others .