December 20, 2014
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  • 02/12/2014 | Argentina

    Gov’t moves forward with HSBC Congressional Commision

    Victory Front’s Senator Aníbal Fernández said he is meeting later today with the head of the Lower House Budget Committee Roberto Feletti to finalize details for the creation of the Congressional Commision to look into HSBC’s alleged illegal plan to help 4,040 clients evade taxes.

  • 16/12/2014 | Argentina

    CFK picks Parrilli as intelligence chief, Aníbal Fernández back in government office

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner has sworn in Oscar Parrilli as the new secretary of Intelligence, in an act held in the Government House's White Room. Former senator Aníbal Fernández, meanwhile, will be confirmed as Parrilli's replacement as presidential secretary next Thursday.

  • 15/10/2014 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández says opposition candidates' threats to abrogate laws are 'stupid'

    Ruling Victory Front’s senator Aníbal Fernández considered a “stupidity” the opposition candidates’ pledge to abrogate laws passed during the Kirchnerite administration if they win the 2015 elections.

  • 23/10/2014 | Argentina

    ‘There is no reason to put up with foreigners who commit crimes’

    Ruling Victory Front’s Senator Aníbal Fernández rejected claims that the new Criminal Procedural Code reform is “xenophobic” and defended the initiative that seeks to deport foreigners who are found guilty of a crime once they have served their sentence.

  • 24/10/2014 | Argentina

    'Scioli is not the candidate of the FpV'

    Ruling Victory Front (FpV) senator Aníbal Fernández said Buenos Aires province Governor Daniel Scioli is not the party’s candidate to run for president in next year’s elections, affirming he was even ready to “compete” against him.

  • 20/04/2014 | Argentina

    Senator Fernández robbed in Gerli

    Victory Front senator Aníbal Fernández was the victim of an armed assault in the Gerli district of Greater Buenos Aires, where thieves obliged the politician to leave his vehicle which was found later in the BA City neighbourhood of Constitución.

  • 28/08/2014 | Argentina

    FpV blasts Massa for missing pension moratorium voting

    Ruling Victory Front party (FpV) leaders questioned head of the Renewal Front (RF) Sergio Massa for missing Wednesday’s congress vote in which the Lower House passed almost unanimously a new pension moratorium that is expected to cover 500,000 people.

  • 12/09/2014 | Argentina

    Macri's income tax promises a 'farce,' senator Fernández warns

    BA City Mayor Mauricio Macri's campaign promises to eliminate income tax for workers is a “farce,” ruling Victory Front party senator Aníbal Fernández said challenging the PRO party head to get rid of the gross income scheme in the Argentine capital as well.

  • 20/11/2013 | Argentina

    Moreno, 'a tireless worker of an irreproachable honesty'

    As the opposition praises the end of the Guillermo Moreno era at the Domestic Trade office, Kirchnerite Aníbal Fernández defended the official and affirmed he “has always obeyed the orders” he received from the government house.

  • 12/01/2014 | Argentina

    'CFK makes the government calls,' senator Aníbal Fernández says

    Kirchnerite Aníbal Fernández does not rule out a presidential bid in 2015 and considers “stupid” opposition versions that allude to CFK’s “absence” in the government. “Decisions are made by the President,” the senator told media.

  • 25/03/2014 | Argentina

    Kirchnerites condemn Barrionuevo's comments on late Néstor Kirchner

    The head of ministers Jorge Capitanich and Victory Front MPs Aníbal Fernández and Carlos Kunkel fiercely condemned statements by union leader Luis Barrionuevo who said late Néstor Kirchner “screwed himself over by dying at 60.”

  • 09/09/2013 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández rejects lowering age of criminal responsibility

    Kirchnerite Senator Aníbal Fernández rejected the idea of lowering the age of criminal responsibility to 14 years old following Martín Insaurralde's proposal that stirred up debate.

  • 10/09/2013 | Argentina

    'Supreme Court urges Congress to debate on Juvenile Criminal Regime,' Scioli

    Controversy over the age of criminal responsibility and the decision to lower it took Buenos Aires province Daniel Scioli to say the debate “must not be distorted” considering the real discussion is about the Juvenile Criminal Regime that must guarantee minors’ access to due process and special treatment.

  • 10/10/2013 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández blasts Carrió, rejects criticism of Vice-President Boudou

    Victory Front’s Senator Aníbal Fernández today rejected lawmaker Elisa Carrió’s accusations against him after she said he was the “leader of narco-trafficking” in Argentina and denied differences inside the government regarding Amado Boudou.

  • 15/07/2013 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'Jaime will have to explain himself before the judge'

    Victory Front Senator Aníbal Fernández today came on stage to talk about the Ricardo Jaime  scandal, the former Kirchnerite Transport Secretary whose arrest has been ordered but remained a fugitive.

  • 20/07/2013 | Argentina

    'Re-reelection not in government's agenda,' Scioli

    Re-reelection of CFK is not in the government’s agenda, BA province governor Daniel Scioli affirmed in tune with the president’s most recent messages: “I am not eternal,’ she has been long insisting.

  • 23/07/2013 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández defends suspension of Milani’s hearing

    Kirchnerite senator Aníbal Fernández today explained the government’s decision to defer the review of César Milani’s appointment as the new head of the Army was made to “end with this cheap overacting.”

  • 19/06/2013 | Argentina

    Supreme Court ruling 'not serious,' Aníbal Fernández

    The CFK administration will comply with the Supreme Court’s decision to declare the unconstitutionality of the Council of Magistrates’ reform but the government will not remain “quiet” till the Council’s members “are elected by popular vote,” Senator Aníbal Fernández affirmed. “Not a serious ruling”, he considered.

  • 26/06/2013 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'SC is not independent, it belongs to the opposition'

    Supreme Court’s ruling against the government-sponsored justice reform has rumbled deep among Kirchnerites. Senator Aníbal Fernández said the Maximum Tribunal is not “an independent court” but that it belongs to the “opposition.”

  • 10/07/2013 | Argentina

    Massa an 'opposition candidate' for a long time now, Aníbal Fernández

    Ex cabinet chief during the first administration of CFK Sergio Massa is an “opposition candidate long confronting with the government,” Aníbal Fernández affirmed.

  • 15/05/2013 | Argentina

    Gov't: 'No turning back for the President's word'

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner would veto a Kirchnerite-fueled constitutional reform, Senator Aníbal Fernández affirmed following CFK’s recent statements that she will not push for such project that would allow her to seek re-reelection in 2015.

  • 12/06/2013 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández blasts Servini de Cubría's ruling

    "Judges pretend to rule," Senator Aníbal Fernández said as he questioned María Servini de Cubría's ruling against the Council of Magistrates reform. “They think they have the faculty to put themselves on top of the other branches (of government),” he warned.

  • 12/06/2013 | Argentina

    Ángeles Rawson's case re-opens sex offender registry debate

    With Ángeles Rawson’s story still shocking society here, the Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández urged the Lower House to address the sex offender registry bill already passed by the Senate. Autopsy, however, has not yet confirmed if the 16-year old was raped.

  • 18/04/2013 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'Church should not get involved in terrestrial affairs'

    Victory Front senator Aníbal Fernández blasted Catholic Church’s criticism of the justice reform considering a position “riddled with inaccuracies” while he added that bishops’ statements are a “severe mistake”.

  • 15/05/2013 | Argentina

    Macri's emergency decree 'funny and groundless,' Aníbal Fernández

    For Kirchnerite MP Aníbal Fernández the emergency decree signed by Buenos Aires City Mayor Mauricio Macri to “protect media” is “funny” and “groundless” and rejected versions about the government’s alleged plans to put Clarín under state control.

  • 27/11/2012 | Argentina

    CGT's Caló leads Vandor vindication

    Pro-government CGT union leader Antonio Caló led today a vindication ceremony of former Metallurgic Workers’ Union boss Augusto Vandor following the statements made by Victory Front Senator Aníbal Fernández, who compared anti-government CGT leader Hugo Moyano to Vandor.

  • 10/12/2012 | Argentina

    Media Law: Fernández confident on injunction overturn

    Victory Front’s Senator Aníbal Fernández, assured today that everything is ready for the Supreme Court to overturn the December 6 ruling by the Civil and Commercial Court extending the Clarín Group’s injunction on Article 161 of the Media Law.

  • 29/03/2013 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández wants to punish 'clients of prostitution'

    Aníbal Fernández will submit a bill next week to Congress that aims at “punishing clients of prostitution” to battle human trafficking for sexual exploitation. The senator warned that if clients are not persuaded by “moral” duties, the “exercise of criminal policy will then convince them” to stop an illegal practice he considered “despicable.”

  • 12/11/2012 | Argentina

    Senator Fernández: 'We'd rather restrict foreign currency exchange, than devaluate'

    Victory Front's Senator Aníbal Fernández admitted that the Government had to decide whether to "restrict" the purchase of foreign currency or "facing a social issue over a devaluation."

  • 21/11/2012 | Argentina

    Gov't pairs Moyano with 70s 'traitor' assasinated unionist

    Senator Aníbal Fernández aimed all cannons against CGT Labour Confederation boss Hugo Moyano after yesterday’s massive national strike and accused the teamster of being “a traitor” and a “tell-tale” of the Rural Society and Clarín's Media group CEO.

  • 21/11/2012 | Argentina

    'Fernández shows how nervous the gov't is,' Moyano replies

    CGT boss Hugo Moyano came on stage to reply to Senator Aníbal Fernández, who accused him of being a traitor just like a unionist boss murdered in 1969 after suffering same accusation.

  • 02/11/2012 | Argentina

    Senator underlines 'validity' of teen vote

    National senator Aníbal Fernández highlighted the validity of the teen vote, a motion that was written into law yesterday after receiving the nod by lawmakers in the Lower House of Congress on Wednesday night, and said that “at that age the kids have a lot of responsibilities.”

  • 05/11/2012 | Argentina

    Senator Fernández: '8N protest is just an invention of paid ultra right-wingers'

    Kirchnerite Senator Aníbal Fernández assured that the November 8 anti-government protests to be held in the nation’s main cities is “the mere product of an ultra right-wing faction paid to defend the interests of Clarín media group.”

  • 09/11/2012 | Argentina

    Pro-gov't officials say 'the message of the protest remains unclear'

    Kirchnerite Senator Aníbal Fernández assured today that the mass anti-government protest carried out last night did not make him “lose sleep” and furthermore that he was unable to “understand its message."

  • 01/10/2012 | Argentina

    'Argentina doesn't owe the IMF an explanation,' Senator Fernández

    Victory Front Senator Aníbal Fernandéz reiterated today the country doesn’t owe the International Monetary Fund (IMF) an explanation over the inflation statistics given out by the INDEC National Statistics Institute.

  • 18/10/2012 | Argentina

    'Abortion discussion to be opened at some stage,' Senator Fernández

    A day after the Uruguayan senate legalized abortion, Senator Aníbal Fernández didn’t hold back to mention the subject with regards to Argentina stating that “the discussion on abortion will be opened at some stage,” but was unsure about whether it would happen “right away.”

  • 29/10/2012 | Argentina

    Senator Fernández bashes Macri over Subway transfer

    Senator Aníbal Fernández (Victory Front) assured today that BA City Mayor Mauricio Macri “not only doesn’t like to work, but also shows a total disrespect for the law”, in another attack to the business tycoon's refusal to move forward with the Subway transfer.

  • 06/09/2012 | Argentina

    'Only two or three unions will support Moyano, ' Aníbal Fernández

    Victory Front Senator Aníbal Fernández assured that only two or three unions will continue to support Hugo Moyano after the dissident CGT-backed by the national government votes for its Secretary General in October 3rd.

  • 14/09/2012 | Argentina

    'The government takes note of every protest' says Aníbal Fernández

    Kirchnerite lawmaker Aníbal Fernández said today that yesterday’s mass protests were “important” and that the government “takes note of every protest” that takes place in the country.

  • 17/09/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'Pot-banging protests, the work of professionals'

    Victory Front senator Aníbal Fernández stressed during a TV interview that the mass protests of last Thursday were not spontaneous.

  • 27/08/2012 | Argentina

    'Let's get together to ban hooligans from stadiums,' Senator Fernández

    Victory Front’s Senator Aníbal Fernández stated today that “we must put all efforts together in order to eradicate those responsible for violent and criminal acts in football”, during a TV interview.

  • 30/08/2012 | Argentina

    Senator Fernández backs project to allow under-18 voters

    Victory Front’s Senator Aníbal Fernández came on stage today to defend two draft bills minded by the government that propose the inclusion of optional voting rights for minors between the ages of 16 and 18, as well the inclusion of foreign residents, which will raise voters by three million.

  • 03/09/2012 | Argentina

    'There’s nothing wrong in trying to conquer the youth vote,' Fernández

    Victory Front’s Senator Aníbal Fernández came on stage to, once again, back the government’s draft bill to lower the voting age to 16, and said that those already saying tha people between ages of 16 and 18 are not prepare to vote are just promoting a “stupid speech.”

  • 08/08/2012 | Argentina

    Ciccone: Gov't seeks to pass expropriation bill 'quickly'

    National Senator for the Victory Front Aníbal Fernández expressed today the government’s intentions regarding the former money printing company and said: “the objective is that the draft bill is passed quickly.”

  • 13/08/2012 | Argentina

    National, City governments enter crossfire over subway 'nightmare'

    The national and capital city governments continued the grand row over who was responsible for the subway strike that lasted a total of ten days, as Senator Aníbal Fernández pointed the finger at Buenos Aires Mayor Mauricio Macri for the strike, while City Cabinet Chief Horacio Larreta labelled it "a hostage situation."

  • 16/08/2012 | Argentina

    Senate preliminary approves Ciccone expropriation bill

    The bill to take over the currency printing South American Values Company, formerly known as Ciccone, was preliminary approved at the Upper House, as 44 senators voted in favour and 20 voted against. The bill. which also aims to declare mint a matter of national interest, will be sent to the Lower House floor.

  • 16/07/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'Buenos Aires province lacks a good tax system'

    Victory Front senator Aníbal Fernández joined the increasing criticism over the management of Buenos Aires province funds by Governor Daniel Scioli today by saying the province lacks a proper tax system.

  • 30/07/2012 | Argentina

    'Biolcati's always showed true coup-monger vocation,' Aníbal Fernández

    Senator Aníbal Fernández (Victory Front) came on stage to fire criticism on Rural Society’s president Hugo Biolcati and accused him of “having the vocation of a coup-monger” after the farming leader's speech against the national government during the opening of the annual farming show on Saturday.

  • 06/08/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'Those responsible have to pay for this crime'

    Victory Front Senador Aníbal Fernández said today he expected the responsibles for the death of Workers' Party activist Mariano Ferreyra to pay for their crime.

  • 02/06/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández confirms pressure on money changers to lower ‘blue’ dollar rate

    By Pablo Jimenez

    National Senator for the Victory Front bloc, Aníbal Fernández, said today that the Government is planning, from the open of the black market on Monday, to put pressure on money changers, in order for the ‘blue’ dollar rate to not go over AR$5.10.

  • 16/06/2012 | Argentina

    Gov't has 'no constitutional reform plans,' Aníbal Fernández

    Kirchnerite Senator Alberto Fernández assured that the Government ha no plans of carrying out a constitutional reform and said that speculation about the 2013 legislative elections is “obscene.”

  • 10/07/2012 | Argentina

    'Moyano has lost his sense of direction,' Aníbal Fernández

    National senator Aníbal Fernández refreshed his criticism against CGT umbrella union boss Hugo Moyano this morning, by labelling him a ‘transvestite,’ and stating that he “has lost his sense of direction."

  • 28/05/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández praises government's exchange rate regime

    Victory Front Senator and former Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández defended today the "administrated floating exchange rate regime" saying it was implemented in defense of "the interests of Argentines."

  • 31/05/2012 | Argentina

    ‘Moyano is mistaken and should apologize,’ says Anibal Fernandez

    Victory Front Senator and former Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández tackled Labour Confederation (CGT) leader Hugo Moyano today for criticizing President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner’s administration and calling him a “fairground clown” during an interview yesterday.

  • 01/06/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'I lost my temper, but now I regret it'

    Victory Front Senator and former Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández regretted today his controversial comments yesterday when he said he had dollars saved.

  • 18/04/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández confident YPF’s draft bill will be cleared for debate

    Victory Front Senator Aníbal Fernández assured today that the YPF expropriation draft bill will be cleared for debate by the Upper Houses’ committees currently discussing it so that it can hit the Lower House floor next Wednesday.

  • 25/04/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'Today's debate will go down in history'

    National senator Aníbal Fernández, affirmed that “today's session will go down in history," referring to the debate on the YPF expropriation bill which starts at 10am and is expected to be passed by a wide margin. The bill calls for the expropriation of a 51 percent of YPF’s shares, currently owned by Spanish oil company Repsol.

  • 22/05/2012 | Argentina

    'We support the President because we would not be here without her,' Fernández

    Victory Front Senator Aníbal Fernández said today that the PJ national council meeting will be useful to order the party and make decisions thinking ahead, and insisted that “showing our support to Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is something concrete, because we would not exist if were not for her.”

  • 14/03/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'Maintaining subway subsidies is out of the question'

    Senator and former Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández considered the transference of funds from national government to the city government to finance the control of the subway's “out of the question,” while also accusing Radical Senator Gerardo Morales of wanting to draw media attention after yesterday's crossfire during a heated Upper House meeting.

  • 24/03/2012 | Argentina

    'Argentina has a strong democracy,' lawmakers

    Before entering Congress to take part in the joint special session to commemorate the 36th anniversary of the military coup, lawmakers highlighted the fact that Argentina has a strong democracy.

  • 17/04/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández says 'there is a lack of respect for our sovereignty'

    Senator Aníbal Fernández stated today that “insults and offensive remarks towards Argentina demonstrate a lack of respect for the sovereignty of our country," in reference to the reactions of Spanish authorities, media coverage and former Repsol-YPF board members to President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner's announcement of sending to Congress a draft bill to expropriate Repsol-YPF.

  • 19/12/2011 | Argentina

    Budget: Fernández says 'no one can tell the President how to govern'

    Senator and former Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández blasted the opposition’s intention to modify the bill for the “law of laws” sent by the Executive branch and considered that “no one can tell the President (Cristina Fernández de Kirchner) how to govern.”

  • 06/02/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernandez: ‘CFK's reelection is not on the government’s agenda’

    Senator and former cabinet chief Aníbal Fernandez said today that a constitutional reform which could enable President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner´s reelection was only a suggestion of the opposition.

  • 02/03/2012 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'The Central Bank should have more power to preserve real economy'

    Kirchnerite Senator Aníbal Fernández today defended a reform of the Central Bank's charter explaining "it needs to have more powers to preserve monetary and fiscal policies, production and real economy."

  • 02/11/2011 | Argentina

    Manzur reappointed Health Minister

    The Government officially welcomed Juan Manzur back to his post as national Health Minister, after the period of leave taken by the government member due to the assumption of his role as deputy governor of Tucumán last Saturday.

  • 18/11/2011 | Argentina

    Gov't extends current Budget to $38.5 bl

    The national government extended the budget resources to more than 38.508 billion pesos by a DNU emergency decree and a DA Administrative Decision.

  • 16/12/2011 | Argentina

    Randazzo responds defensively to Moyano's speech

    Interior Minister defensively responded to the CGT umbrella union boss, Hugo Moyano's speech where he made a stab at the national government at the Huracán Stadium yesterday. “The best way to defend workers is to look after the Government,” sustained Randazzo.

  • 26/09/2011 | Argentina

    Cabinet Chief laughs at skyrocketing dollar rumours

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández played down all rumours indicating that the dollar exchange rate could skyrocket after the presidential elections to be held in October 23.  

  • 11/10/2011 | Argentina

    Gov't dismisses constitutional reform rumours as 'nonsense'

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández assured that the issue of a future reelection of President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner by means of a constitutional reform is “a nonsense” spewed by the opposition.

  • 24/10/2011 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández: 'People understood Argentina couldn’t be in improvised hands'

    Cabinet Chief and Senator-elect Aníbal Fernández celebrated the overwhelming victory of the Victory Front in the general elections and considered that “people understood that Argentina could not be left in improvised hands.”

  • 29/08/2011 | Argentina

    'People acknowledge the good moment the country is going through'

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández today celebrated the victory of Governor of Tucumán José Alperovich in yesterday’s provincial elections in which he won a third straight mandate.

  • 31/08/2011 | Argentina

    'They can’t stand to be told the truth,' Aníbal Fernández over fraud rumours

    Chief of Staff, Aníbal Fernández, considered as “finished” all discussion and fuzz triggered after the August 14 Primary election in which opposition leaders reported electoral fraud. Likewise, the minister bashed the opposition press for "saying big lies."

  • 19/09/2011 | Argentina

    Gov't reaffirms 'intensive job' to find Julio López

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández reaffirmed the “good will” and “intensive job” of the national Government to find Jorge Julio López, a key witness to the court in the case against repressor Miguel Etchecolatz who remains missing since 2006.

  • 25/07/2011 | Argentina

    Fernández says Rossi's approach to people didn't work the way Kirchnerism wished

    Chief of Staff, Aníbal Fernández, commented today that yesterday’s gubernatorial elections of Santa Fe province in favour of the Progressive Front “should have had a variety of different characteristics,” in relation to the small poll difference between elected-governor Antonio Bonfatti and PRO contender Miguel Torres del Sel.

  • 05/08/2011 | Argentina

    Anibal Fernández: 'I don't care about PRO's alliances'

    Cabinet chief Aníbal Fernández said he is not worried about PRO’s Mauricio Macri alliances in regard to a possible coalition with presidential candidate Eduardo Duhalde.

  • 20/08/2011 | Argentina

    'I had no doubt we would win,' says Cabinet Chief

    Cabinet Chief, Aníbal Fernández, affirmed that he “had no doubt that we would win” when referring to the primary elections that took place last Sunday, in which the Victory Front party gained the highest percentage of the vote.

  • 04/07/2011 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández foresees run-off between Macri and Filmus

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner chief of staff Aníbal Fernández is convinced that there will be a run-off between contenders current City Mayor Mauricio Macri and Victory Front Daniel Filmus for the City’s top post. Fernández has also said the current mayor is “not presentable.”

  • 05/07/2011 | Argentina

    Gov't blasts Verna after dropping gubernatorial bid

    Communication Secretary Juan Manuel Abal Medina denied that he ever talked about the creation of electoral lists with La Pampa province Senator Carlos Verna, who yesterday quit his gubernatorial bid. "I have never talked with Verna, " he assured. Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández defended the creation of a combined list ballot with La Cámpora political activists.

  • 11/07/2011 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández ‘not surprised’ with the city’s electorate

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández said this morning he wasn’t surprised Buenos Aires City identifies itself with Mauricio Macri. According to him, “porteños could not care less who runs the city.”

  • 06/05/2011 | Argentina

    'CFK running for re-election is inevitable,' says Cabinet Chief

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández discussed his opinion toward the upcoming presidential race and considered it “a certainty” for Cristina Fernández de Kirchner to run for re-election in the October elections, further stating that she is “the only person capable of looking after the Argentine people.”

  • 23/05/2011 | Argentina

    'The gov't has nothing to do with Grondona,' Cabinet Chief

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández said that the government “has nothing to do” with the continuation or not of Julio Humberto Grondona as head of the Argentine Football Association (AFA), and noted that the only relation between the Executive power and the AFA is the "Fútbol Para Todos" broadcasting programme.

  • 25/06/2011 | Argentina

    Aníbal Fernández candidate for Buenos Aires province Senator

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández will be the first candidate to Buenos Aires province Senator for the Victory Front bloc. Official sources also reported that Julián Domínguez will run for first lawmaker in the province.

  • 19/03/2011 | Argentina

    National, City Gov't clash over possible takeovers at Indoamericano Park

    While illegal takeovers continue in Villa Soldati and the Federal Police was sent to the Indoamericano Park to prevent a new seizure, national and provincial officials clashed over who is responsible for the security in the area.

  • 14/04/2011 | Argentina

    'Cobos does not have clear morals,' says Cabinet Chief

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández stated today that vice president Julio Cobos “is a man who does not have clear morals” and added that his final decision to participate in the October elections was “unforeseen.”

  • 21/04/2011 | Argentina

    Cabinet Chief underlines his support for Gov’t company involvement

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández reaffirmed the State’s right to participate in the directive of companies where the ANSeS social security agency maintain funds and said that he had no doubt that Justice will understand that this representation should be respected.

  • 16/12/2010 | Argentina

    Villa Soldati: Cabinet Chief confirms Federal Police took part in the eviction without political directions

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández confirmed that the Federal Police has participated in the eviction of the Indoamericano Park at the Villa Soldati neighbourhood, "without any political directions", at the beginning of the conflict.

  • 10/02/2011 | Argentina

    Cabinet Chief says combined-list ballots do not upset him

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández today joined the pro-government officials who have been backing the implementation of combined-list ballots (colectoras) in the general elections.

  • 11/03/2011 | Argentina

    Government says US plane conflict caused by 'customs error'

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández referred to “irregularities” detected in the probe over the military and medical equipment seized from an US Air Force plane, saying it was a “customs fault.”

  • 10/12/2010 | Argentina

    City Mayor, Cabinet Chief clash over Villa Soldati conflict

    Buenos Aires City Mayor Mauricio Macri gave a press conference to reply to the Government's official stance. Macri stated that Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández had unveiled the current administration "has forgotten about the South of the City," while stating that his own administration has been helping "that area" and reminded "that its needs to receive more help than other spots in the City."

  • 13/12/2010 | Argentina

    Government links attacks to Border Guards to opposition politicians

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández gave a press conference in company of Justice Minister Julio Alak and made opposition factions responsible for the attacks to the Border Guard members that are fencing the Parque Indoamericano in Villa Soldati.

  • 14/12/2010 | Argentina

    'Any person who usurps public property will not have access to social plans,' Aníbal Fernández

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández gave a press conference after the meeting he held with Interior Minister Florencio Randazzo and Buenos Aires City Mayor Mauricio Macri at Government House. He said that "an agreement has been reached."

  • 30/05/2011 | World

    Aníbal Fernández: 'We are more than happy with the results in Chubut'

    Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández spoke today about yesterday's results in the province of Chubut where candidate Martín Buzzi won.

  • 29/06/2011 | Sports

    Gov't says River should not be sanctioned over incidents

    Chief of Staff Aníbal Fernández assured that BA City government is the responsible for the incidents occurred last Sunday at the Monumental stadium “because although it had the power, it didn’t prevent some extra 14,000 fans from entering the stadium.”

  • 04/05/2013 | Sports

    'Leonas' hockey team sacked

    Buenos Aires Province Senator Aníbal Fernández fired women’s and men’s national team coaches in his first week as Argentine Hockey Confederation (CAH) president. Marcelo Garraffo and Franco Nicola had been named in December.

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