Senator Rodrigo Galilea, president of the National Renovation party, to which the former president belonged, pointed out in an interview that Piñera “is an iconic and emblematic figure” and said that “it is difficult to find a person who has held positions of such importance since 1990.” .
Also from the right-wing coalition Chile Vamos, the president of Evópoli and former minister of the second of his mandates, Gloria Hutt, said that Piñera “is an example” and highlighted “his permanent loyalty and his democratic spirit.”
From the extreme right, the Republican Party expressed its condolences in a statement published in
On the opposition side, Senator Paulina Vodanovic, president of the Socialist Party, expressed that “the country is in mourning, our democracy is in mourning” and, after giving her condolences, she added: “The figure of President Piñera will be in history of our country”. Finally, the senator for Maule called for respect and unity at this time and reiterated her condolences to the former president's relatives.