Strategies to Stop Amending the Electoral Code Succeeded, Despite the PPD Legislative Control

Despite the judicial and political disputes that the 2020 Electoral Code would go through profound amendments, the current electoral cycle began with the statute practically intact due to the lack of leadership and the internal struggles within the Partido Popular Democrático (Popular Democratic Party) as well as the Partido Nuevo Progresista´s (New Progressive Party) reluctance to scale back its control over the State Elections Commission (CEE, in Spanish).

Estrategias del PNP para no enmendar el Código Electoral rinden frutos, pese al control legislativo del PPD

A pesar de las promesas de enmendar el Código Electoral de 2020, el ciclo electoral inició con el estatuto prácticamente intacto debido a la falta de liderato y las luchas dentro del Partido Popular Democrático así como a la renuencia del Partido Nuevo Progresista a reducir su control sobre la Comisión Estatal de Elecciones.