“If the prosecution has authority over witch-hunting, they should take more responsibility.”
“Pay attention only to suppressing demand for real estate measures, and make sure that there is no excessive drop”
“Captain, ability-centered reorganization”… Inner line still “needs a separate unit”
Democratic Party presidential candidate Lee Jae-myung (57) said on the 23rd about the case of former Justice Minister Cho Kuk, “Even if (former Minister Cho) suffered damage from the excessive investigation by then Prosecutor General Yoon Seok-yeol, if it is true, he cannot but be held responsible.” said
Candidate Lee said in an interview with YTN on the same day, “When you have the authority to take responsibility for the same actions, you bear greater responsibility.”
Candidate Lee said, “I felt a lot of behavior that I did not know whether it was an investigation, a witch hunt, or a political act through the public announcement of the facts of the suspect. It is clear,” he said.
Rep. Cho Eung-cheon, who plays the role of the ‘red team’ in the party as the joint situation office head of the Democratic Party’s election committee, said on CBS radio that day, “To win the hearts of the middle class, we must cross the ‘river of the motherland’.”
Regarding the real estate measures, Lee said, “(The Democratic Party) was only concerned with suppressing demand,” and said, “I will respect the market.” Candidate Lee specifically said, “If we normalize the supply side, reduce speculative demand through finance and taxation, etc., and show trust in policy, the demand for fear will decrease.” He continued, “I am confident that I can manage house prices stably, but I am worried. The amplitude (of the price) should be small, but the (amplitude) became too large (because of the surge).”
Regarding the suspicion of Daejang-dong, he said, “I had some unfair thoughts about having to take responsibility as a person who licensed (the business), but this is also my fault,” he said. ” he bowed his head. In response to the opposition party’s request for a special prosecutor, he said, “Let’s not put any conditions on it, and the position is that it doesn’t matter if the special prosecutor runs a hundred times.” Then, he said, “We have to look at the starting point of Hwacheon Daewoo’s corruption, investors, profit distribution, political movements, and where development profits belong. ),” he added.
Regarding the reorganization of the Presidential Election Countermeasures Committee, Candidate Lee said, “We are preparing to make (the organization of the election committee) slimmer and smarter and reorganize it with a focus on real skills, regardless of whether new or re-elected, active duty, out-of-office or outside personnel, based on competency.” answered. Nevertheless, he said, “I am looking for talented people regardless of Jinyoung or age. If there is a good person, please recommend me.”
The National Human Resources Committee, directly under Lee, sent a message to lawmakers to compulsorily recommend outsiders. They are having difficulties in recruiting. On the 24th, the Democratic Party of Korea announces the appointment of the youth election chairperson.
There are also constant opinions about the need for a separate unit for this candidate. The purpose is that an agile decision-making body such as Moon Jae-in’s ‘Gwangheungchang Team’ in the 19th presidential election in 2017 is needed. An official of the election committee said, “Soon, we will announce a plan to create a separate organization to help candidate Lee make decisions in the election committee,” but said, “It is worrying that the party and lawmakers have not yet adapted to candidate Lee.”