May 28 from 2019 - 09: 33
The candidate for the mayoralty of Dénia by Podemos, Alex Rodenkirchen, appeared on Monday before the media after the election night, which leaves them outside the municipal corporation by not reaching the 5% needed for representation at City Hall.
Rodenkirchen began by thanking the work of his team in Denia during these four years and in the campaign weeks, and apologized to the electorate for the poor results that the training has garnered in Dénia. But he did not have kind words for the national leadership, to whom he gave the "thanks for nothing". Álex Rodenkirchen regretted that the party has not made it easy in this campaign by not sending the accreditations on time, not providing a website in conditions and by the confrontation that has existed internally in recent months.
The exconcejal accused Pablo Iglesias directly, whom he called "the Pigtails" of not having been able to transfer the message they wanted to transfer when he spoke of the donations of businessman Amancio Ortega. According to Rodenkirchen, the party in Dénia was having a lot of support during the campaign until the controversy of Iglesias jumped, leaving a message that Podemos does not support donations.
Visibly moved, Álex Rodenkirchen thanked the numerous messages of support he has received since Friday night from friends and affiliates, and also from those who have been his political rivals, highlighting the "lady in capital letters that is María Mut" and the words of affection that the mayor dedicated to him, Vicent Grimalt. The latter wished him "all the luck" so that it carries out a social and coherent policy in the next four years in Dénia.
In the next weeks, We can Denia It will convene an assembly to reflect on the events and make the decisions they deem appropriate.