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Mayor Rodríguez Larreta, The National ‘Neighbor’

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By | [email protected] | September 22, 2020 8:03am

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In everyday Argentina, there’s no way to govern its multiple crises but there’s more than enough plans for tomorrow. The friendship between Horacio Rodríguez Larreta and Alberto Fernández was like a fish swimming against the current when the pandemic was an absolute priority and was politically profitable due to the siren song of the “consensus for all”, but the Buenos Aires police’s rebellion left Axel Kicillof exposed as weak and the President, who saw himself surrounded by patrol cars and police officers at the Olivos presidential residence, fast tracked a decree that would take away 1% of the City’s federal revenue-sharing.

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