The president Enrique Peña Nieto acknowledged that he has differences in the educational subject Elba Esther Gordillo, however, pointed out that this was not the reason why it Office of the Prosecutor General of the Republic the process started against him.
"I have differences with the teacher, a person whom I have met, a person with whom I have been dealing, a person with whom I had an institutional relationship with another responsibility as a governor, including as president of the republic, but we have a vision to a large extent This has nothing to do with the accusation made at the time by the attorney general's office, "he said.
In an interview with Denise Maerker, the manager 's head has ruled out the strong opposition between the teacher and the education reform has been the reason for his imprisonment.
"It is not a reason, and I believe that the trajectory and history of the teacher is publicly known, beyond what the attorney general has undertaken, she has a very broad trajectory, she was a teacher for 20 years. hence the judgment of those who observe this process draw their own conclusions, "he said.
The president said he did not know that the teacher would get his freedom and less the day that Andrés Manuel López Obrador received his certificate as president-elect; He said that on the same day that it happened, he heard about the release of Gordillo.
"It was not for me to stop it, not to keep it in prison, or to release it, that is a decision of the judge, there are coincidences that do not necessarily escape someone she knows or knows." When I found out that the teacher would be & # 39; The day she was released & # 39 ;, he said.
In this sense Peña Nieto said that it is not possible that the head of the executive power has knowledge and control over everything that happens in the country.
"Sometimes they expect the President of the Republic to lead all discussions, about everything that happens in the country if you know that human and political is not possible," he said.
Yesterday afternoon, in a joint press conference with Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Peña said there was never any personal anger against Elba Esther Gordillo and he always said that he respected the decisions of the PGR.
"There has never been any personal or special bitterness with the leader of the SNTE, we have absolutely respected the process that followed and the definitions that the Judicial Branch of the Federation has adopted," he said.