The deputy spokesman of the Socialist Group in the Regional Assembly Joaquín López Pagán said that "policy Valcárcel and PP in the Region of Murcia to keep their offices charged with public corruption is a serious attack on democracy and deception citizens. "
López Pagán has relied on the sentence that condemns the current mayor of Fortuna graft and vote-buying in the municipal elections of 2003: "We're talking about vote buying, electoral fraud and deception to the citizens of Fortuna. We the PP in the Region of Murcia, its secretary general Miguel Angel House and its president Ramón Luis Valcárcel assume political responsibilities to the extent of the problem is and take action on the matter. "
"The mayor of Fortuna should not continue another day in front of the council to have been accredited by the Murcia Provincial Court that the outcome of the municipal elections of 2003 was a fraud to the town of Fortuna," said deputy spokesman socialist who has complained further that the current first mayor of the municipality "buy votes by taking advantage of the economic needs of some of its citizens, using public money for it. It is therefore under suspicion all of his management of the Consistory to date ".
Finally, Joaquín López Pagán has reiterated that, although the sentence is not final and respecting the presumption of innocence, the PP in the Region of Murcia "must assume the political responsibility to the citizens and demand the mayor of Fortuna who leaves office immediately. "
"The citizens of Fortuna have discovered that the mayor has been condemned by trick, playing with your votes and democracy and to act against the general interests of the municipality's citizens," he concluded.