Democratic Progressive Party presidential candidateslai qingdeIt was announced this afternoon (20th) that his deputy is United States Representative Xiao Meiqin. He posted a photo with Xiao Meiqin in Washington, USA on Facebook. He said that he was to invite Xiao Meiqin as his running mate in the presidential election. Something that everyone expected. This decision is also the best decision.
Lai Qingde said that the morning temperature in Taipei these days reminded him of the time he and I met three years ago in 2020.Tsai Ing-WenThe president visited Washington, D.C., shortly after winning the election in February. Visited the United States in. Although the temperature is a bit cool, the cloudless sky illuminated by the sun fills people with hope.
Lai Ching-te said he and his traveling companions visited the Lincoln Memorial, which symbolizes the United States’ pursuit of democracy, freedom and human rights values. It is also the place where Nobel Peace Prize winner Reverend Martin Luther gave his famous speech. Have a Dream” speech… At that time, he also took a group photo with his partner Xiao Meiqin in front of the Memorial Hall and left this photo.
Lai Qingde said that at that time, we might not have thought that COVID-19 had begun to spread.pandemic, Will soon affect everyone in the world, and will also cause subsequent changes in the interactive relations between Taiwan and other countries. A few months after returning from his trip to China, Hsiao Meiqin officially became representative to the United States, and immediately began working on diplomatic relations between Taiwan and the United States. During the epidemic, Taiwan and the United States promoted mutual support of anti-epidemic materials, such a virtuous circle.
Lai Ching-te said that Hsiao Meiqin’s diplomatic performance in the United States in the past few years does not need further elaboration. This has already been praised by Chinese and international friends, and has achieved unprecedented closeness in Taiwan-US relations in the past. few years. Hsiao Meiqin is certainly a leader in Taiwan’s diplomatic work today. Excellent people are also rare diplomatic talents for the country.
Lai Qingde said that he will announce here that he will formally announce to the Chinese people in the afternoon that he will invite Xiao Meiqin as his running mate in the presidential election. This is the decision that everyone expected and it is the best decision. During this period, we have seen the turmoil caused by the blue-white alliance and cooperation without the basis of mutual trust. Even if it eventually becomes a campaign combination, it will be a combination that appears to be indivisible and divides the spoils of power. Any cooperation that does not share the same philosophy and common values will ultimately lead to more chaos and is not a blessing for the country.
Lai Qingde pointed out that the team he leads is definitely a team that is fully prepared and can withstand the test. Under the eight-year rule of President Tsai Ing-wen, she is confident that with Xiao Meiqin, in the past 50 days, we can build the people’s consensus, unite all forces, win the election, and Can allow Taiwan to move forward on a stable path. Please strongly support us and work with us towards ultimate victory.
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