Esteban Lazo, reelected as President of the National Assembly › Cuba › Granma – Official voice of the PCC – During the first hours of the Assembly’s constituent session, the National Candidatures Commission proposed: “For President, Juan Esteban Lazo Hernández, who has efficiently fulfilled this responsibility over the last five years. His efforts and the progress made have been recognized.”
Juan Esteban Lazo Hernández, was approved with 604 votes, 100% of the deputies present.
÷ Age: 74
÷ Education: University
÷ Occupation: member of the Political Bureau. President of the National Assembly of People’s Power.
÷ Organizations of which he is a member: PCC, CTC, CDR
As a young man, he joined the Association of Young Rebels, participated in the literacy campaign and was a member of the National Revolutionary Militias. Since he became a member of the Party in 1963, he has held various responsibilities, among them organizer of the Regional Party Committee in Colón.