Mexico City.- Cousins and friends of the President’s children Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador have been placed in key positions in the federal government, an investigation by .Mexicans Against Corruption and Impunity.
On March 1, a first cousin named Rodrigo Beltran Campero Calderon He was promoted to area director in the Administration and Finance Unit of the Ministry of Public Education (SEP).
Its main function is the review and analysis of technical annexes for tendersaccording to what he himself referred to in his net worth statement presented in May of this year.
His previous job was carried out in the Housing Fund for State workers (Fovissste)where he entered on February 16, 2019.
According to an investigation of Mexicans Against Corruption and Impunity (MCCI)When he joined the SEP, Rodrigo Beltrán had a gross salary (before taxes) of 83,000 pesos, and a net salary of 58,000 pesos. A few months later they raised his salary and currently earns 118 thousand pesos gross and 82 thousand pesos net.
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Rodrigo Beltrán’s current position is the Administrative Technical Coordination at the SEP and among his tasks is the organization of tenders.
Rodrigo studied Business Administration at the Juárez de Tabasco University and a master’s degree at the Institute of Public Administration.
His brother, Fernando Beltran Campero Calderonalso works in the federal government; entered the IMSS delegation in Veracruz on December 16, 2020with the position of computer technical support assistant.
Both are sons of Fernando Beltran Medinabrother of Rocio Beltran Medinathe first wife of López Obrador.
Thelma Beltrananother cousin of AMLO’s children, joined the Government on February 1, 2019as coordinator of tours and events in the Secretariat of Well-being.
Then, on May 16, 2021, he went to the logistics department of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources.
His net annual remuneration amounted in 2021 to one million 220 thousand pesos, equivalent to more than 100 thousand pesos per month.
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the spoiled cousin
Martha Alicia Magdaleno Medinaalso a cousin of the President’s children on her mother’s side, joined the federal payroll on March 4, 2019 as an advisor to the legal area of the Pemex corporate.
He remained in that position for two months, in May 2019 she went to work as a lawyer at the Federal Electricity Commission (CFE).
His job is carried out in the general management, so he reports directly to Manuel Bartlett.
In his net worth statement filed in May 2022, Magdaleno Medina reported that his net annual remuneration (after taxes) for his public office at the CFE is 1,418,000 pesos, which is equivalent to 118,000 pesos per month.
The closeness of the CFE lawyer with AMLO’s children has been manifested on social networks, where Gonzalo López Beltrán has referred to her as the spoiled cousin.
She herself has spread photographs at Finca Rocío, owned by the president’s children.
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Close friends of the President’s children are also in key positions or in million-dollar projects such as the Malecón de Villahermosa, run by a friend of Andy Lopez Beltran.
Another 12 friends of Gonzalo and Andy López Beltrán have joined the Governmentas revealed MCCI.
In that list you will find for example Marath Baruch Bolaños López Y Daniel Asaf Manjarrez.
According to his records in Declaranet, Bolaños -identified as close to Andy López Beltrán- entered the Government in the current Administration, in December 2018, as private secretary of Marcelo Ebrard in the Ministry of Foreign Relations; In his work experience, he reported as an administrative assistant in Morena since 2016.
He concluded his position at the SRE in September 2020 and in October of the same year he joined the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfareas Undersecretary of Employment and Labor Productivity, where he is in charge of one of the Government’s flagship programs, Youth Building the Future, and the National Employment Service.
Bolaños receives a gross salary of 171,000 pesos per month, about 119,000 net.
Daniel Asafalso a friend of Andy López Beltrán, joined from the start of the Administration, in December 2018, as coordinator of the Institutional Link of the Presidency.
He is currently Head of Unit of the General Coordination of Politics and Government, of the Office of the Presidency, with the function of “technical support, monitoring of agreements and personal assistance” of the President, a position for which he receives a gross monthly salary of almost 167 thousand pesos, and a net salary -after taxes- of 116 thousand pesos, according to information from Transparent Payroll.
Before entering the federal government, Asaf Manjarrez was deputy general coordinator of the electoral structure in Morena in 2018where he had the coordination of state liaisons, previously worked at the Mexico City Ministry of Tourism, between 2014 and 2016, according to information from his own patrimonial declaration.
With information from REFORMA and Mexicans Against Corruption and Impunity (MCCI)