UNIR Constitutional Nationalist Party

The UNIR Constitutional Nationalist Party (Spanish: Partido Nacionalista Constitucional UNIR) is a conservative[4] political party in Argentina founded in 1982 by Alberto Asseff, a former member of the Radical Civic Union.[1] It is currently part of the Juntos por el Cambio coalition, and Asseff sits in the Argentine Chamber of Deputies since 2019 representing Buenos Aires Province.[5][7] For most of its history it has supported peronist candidates and alliances.[4]

UNIR Constitutional Nationalist Party
Partido Nacionalista Constitucional UNIR
LeaderAlberto Asseff
Founded1982; 40 years ago (1982)[1]
Membership (2017)Increase 26,624[2][3]
IdeologyConservatism[4]
Nationalism[1][5]
Political positionRight-wing[5][4]
National affiliationJuntos por el Cambio[6]
Colors  Blue
Seats in the Chamber of Deputies
1 / 257
Seats in the Senate
0 / 72

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Rosemberg, Jaime (29 July 2019). "Asseff y Fernández, ligados por aquel pasado nacionalista". La Nación (in Spanish). Retrieved 19 November 2020.
  2. ^ "AFILIACIONES A LOS PARTIDOS POLITICOS". electoral.gob.ar (in Spanish). Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  3. ^ "Estadística de Afiliados" (PDF). electoral.gob.ar (in Spanish). 2016. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  4. ^ a b c d "Facebook: El partido en el que se inició Alberto Fernández reivindicó la dictadura militar". RealPolitik (in Spanish). 9 July 2020. Retrieved 19 November 2020.
  5. ^ a b c "¿Quién es Alberto Asseff, el del portazo?". El Litoral (in Spanish). 23 June 2019. Retrieved 19 November 2020.
  6. ^ "Juntos por el Cambio suma UNIR a sus filas y apunta a que Espert se baje". Diagonales (in Spanish). 22 June 2019. Retrieved 19 November 2020.
  7. ^ Spillman, Ezequiel (24 July 2020). "El diputado Asseff y los sueldos de empleados: "Tienen que depositar un 10% para el partido"". Perfil (in Spanish). Retrieved 19 November 2020.

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