Economy Minister Massa Defies Odds, Announces Intention to Stay in Office After Presidential Election Loss in Argentina

On Monday, Sergio Massa announced that he would continue as Minister of Economy and form a transition team to support the current Peronist president, Alberto Fernández, in his contacts with the incoming president Javier Milei. This decision was made after Massa acknowledged defeat to Milei in the second round of presidential elections on Sunday.

Sources from the Ministry of Economy reported that Massa had a meeting with his closest collaborators to create a work team to help the Peronist leader during the government transition with Milei. This move has put an end to speculation about Massa’s future in the government and highlights his commitment to supporting the transition process.

The formation of a transition team demonstrates Massa’s readiness to work alongside Milei and shows a spirit of cooperation for the benefit of Argentina. While it remains uncertain how this collaboration will play out, it is an important development in the aftermath of the presidential elections.

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