The PAN is in talks so that the former Miss Universe is a candidate for "Va por México" (Video: Lupita Jones)
The former beauty queen and current director of the Universal Mexicana pageant, Lupita Jones, is still evaluating the offer that The National Action Party (PAN) made her a few weeks ago to run as a candidate for the governorship of Baja California , through the alliance called "Going for Baja California ", also made up of the Institutional Revolutionary parties (PRI) and the Party for the Revolution. Democrática (PRD) .
It was through a four-minute video that Miss Universe 1991 communicated to her followers that she is still evaluating the offer made to her to join the political life of her home state. He also assured that this decision should not be taken in a hasty way, or suddenly, because "that is why I have started to reflect on my state and what I could do if I had that responsibility."
The Internet users' attention was drawn to the fact that the beauty queen admitted never having had experience in public administration or politics , which is precisely why, in her words, "she does not have the tricks" of those who have participated. in those activities
This was stated by the controversial businesswoman, who has been accused in recent months of making distinctions between the participants of the beauty contests she directs, as well as for their allegedly unfulfilled requirements and demands within Mexicana Universal , aspects that were evidenced by multiple former beauty queens, starting with Miss Jalisco 2020 Sofía Aragón.
“It is true that I have no government experience, but I also do not have the tricks of those who have held public office and that is also good because we can innovate, propose, because clearly things are not working ” , he stressed.
In addition, Jones affirmed that he is not a member of any political party and that this opens up the possibility of having intercommunication with all social sectors in search of reaching agreements and forming a team.
“Baja California deserves a government at the height of its people, its history, culture, industry, its women and men, Baja California needs a unity government that helps us rise up from the pandemic and allows us to bring our State to the forefront of Mexico, ”said the Mexicali native.
Jones affirmed that she continues in meetings with militants of the alliance, and that, in case of reaching the governorship, "I would team up with the best" in the management of the border state.
"It is no secret that various groups in society and parties are inviting me to contest the governorship of Baja California, this is not a decision that should be taken on the spur of the moment, that's why I have started to reflect deeply. I have the experience of forming a team, of always looking for the best to accompany me in the processes that I have undertaken and starting, always in search of excellence , I have the experience of always seeking and working for excellence and surrounding myself with the best people, "he said. .
It is very important for me to listen and feel the needs of people for a vision to change the lives of many people
He also alluded to the positive changes in the entity, such as the alternation of the PRI regime, the modernization of the industry, the "Bajamed" cuisine, the Rock scene in Spanish in the state, craft beer, among other elements that -considered- they put Baja California a step ahead of the rest of the country.
On February 15, the former Miss Universe held a meeting with the membership of the Action Party (PAN) in Tijuana, Baja California, where the state president of the blue and white, Enrique Méndez Juárez. In this regard, the state governor, Jaime Bonilla, has indicated that the elections are not a beauty pageant and if they were, it would be the candidate of Morena and the mayor of Mexicali, Marina del Pilar Ávila Olmeda, who would win.
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