Jorge Buxadé

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Jorge Buxadé

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Buxadé in 2020
Member of the European Parliament
for Spain
Assumed office
2 July 2019[1][2]
Personal details
NationalitySpanish
Political partyVox (2014-)
People's Party (Spain) (2004-2014)
Falange Auténtica (1996)
Falange Española de las JONS (1995)

Jorge Buxadé Villalba (born 26 May, 1975 in Barcelona) is a Spanish lawyer and politician who was elected as a Member of the European Parliament in the 2019 European Parliament election in Spain,[3] and has been spokesperson for Vox since February 2020.[4] He is a member of the right-wing party Vox and previously worked for the People's Party between 2004 and 2014. In 1995, he was an unsuccessful candidate in the Catalan parliamentary election as a member of Falange Española de las JONS, and in 1996 he was number 8 in the Falange Auténtica list for Barcelona for the Spanish general election.[5]

Political views[edit]

Buxadé is the president of the Foro Catalán de la Familia, a conservative organization.[5] He regularly writes for his own blog Lo antiguo es lo nuevo.

He is opposed to the independence of his native Catalonia and is a member of anti-secessionist organizations like Societat Civil Catalana and Fundación Joan Boscà.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Key dates ahead". European Parliament. 20 May 2017. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Key dates ahead". BBC News. 22 May 2017. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Lista de los 54 eurodiputados elegidos este domingo en España". La Vanguardia. 26 May 2019. Retrieved 6 September 2019.
  4. ^ Buxadé gana peso en Vox y será el portavoz en la nueva estrategia de comunicación Published by ABC on 22 February, 2020 and retrieved the same day (in Spanish)
  5. ^ a b González, Miguel (10 May 2019). "Jorge Buxadé Villalba: un falangista en el Parlamento Europeo". El País (in Spanish). Retrieved 7 November 2019.
  6. ^ Mateos, Roger (9 September 2014). "Un excandidat falangista fa equip amb Societat Civil Catalana". Ara.cat (in Catalan). Retrieved 7 November 2019.

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