Costa Rica’s Legislators Question Government Decision To Raise Sexual Diversity Flag At Casa Presidencial

Legislators for the Restauración Nacional, Fabricio Alvarado, for the Alianza Demócrata Cristiana, Mario Redondo, and legislators of the Renovación Costarricense are opposed to the government of Luis Guillermo Solís to raise the sexual diversity flag at Casa Presidencial, in a ceremony today (Friday) at 8am.

Opposed also is legislator for the Partido Accesibilidad Sin Exclusión (PASE), Óscar López, whiel legislators for the  Liberación Nacional (PLN), Movimiento Libertario (ML) and Unidad Social Cristiana (PUSC) said the decision may open doors to other organizations to demand similar acts

President Solís, accompanied by his vice-presidents, Helio Fallas and Ana Helena Chacon and with the attendance of the country’s Defensor de los Habitantes (Ombudswoman), Ofelia Taitelbaum, will attend the ceremony to raise at govenrment house in Zapote.

Casa Presidencial said that the sexual diversity flag will also be raiseda at all public institutions.