05-02-2021 | Cs
The candidate of Cs for the presidency of the Generalitat, Carlos Carrizosa, regrets that restrictive measures have been taken "without listening to the affected sectors."
The music sector and culture have complied with the restrictive measures and have been responsible, those who have not complied are the governments that have abandoned them ”. This was said by the president of Ciudadanos (Cs), Inés Arrimadas, in the act of support for the music industry in which the candidate of Cs for the presidency of the Generalitat, Carlos Carrizosa, the number 2 for Barcelona of Cs, Anna Grau, and the musician, Sabino Méndez. Arrimadas pointed out that the music industry "cannot be dropped" and remarked that this sector "employs many creators and musicians, but also many small assembly, maintenance or studio companies."
For this reason, the orange president has put "a young cultural bonus of € 300 to be spent on concerts, music, books or museums." "A government has to be by the artists' side to help them create, not to pressure them", he explained and lamented that in Catalonia "we have been with a government for years that seems to have the Catalan culture card depending on the language in which it is used. what is being done or its ideology ”. Arrimadas has vindicated the need for direct aid to the sectors affected by the restrictions by covid-19 and recalled that, for example in Catalonia, “there is money” but that it is spent “in the 'procés', in the Catalan NASA or in lifetime salaries for former presidents ”.
Arrimadas has also pointed out the need to "not only lower the salary of the president of the Generalitat, but we must eliminate lifetime payments and offices of former president" and has reminded the PSC candidate, Salvador Illa, that the socialists "have always voted against this initiative ”when it was proposed by Cs in the Parliament. "I ask that before the end of the electoral campaign all the parties have committed themselves to Cs's proposal to lower the salary of senior positions in the Generalitat and eliminate the privileges of former presidents." has sentenced.
The candidate of Cs for the presidency of the Generalitat, Carlos Carrizosa, regrets that restrictive measures have been taken "without listening to the affected sectors and unilaterally" and has recalled that Cs "proposes direct aid for culture of up to 75% of the lost invoicing and also € 4,000 to pay rents and supplies of rental premises "in addition to" if there is 0 income, that 0 installments are paid "of freelancers. Finally, Carrizosa has condemned the attack suffered by the playwright, Albert Boadella, at his home by those "who do not admit free thought."
At the event, the song “La luck de ser libre”, the song of the Vitamina C group, formed by the spokesperson for Cs in the Congress of Deputies, Edmundo Bal, the second vice president of the Parliament, Joan García, and the members of Cs, Juan Garcia Toni and Toni Valenzuela. The song tells a story at the historic constitutionalist demonstration on October 8, 2017 in Barcelona.