Jose Antonio Cast Rest Is his full name a Chilean lawyer and politician of German descent, 3? Chairman of the Republican Party, former Representative and presidential candidate in the 2017 and 2021 elections. According to Wikipedia, the son of a family of German immigrants, he was a historical member of the Independent Democratic Union until his resignation in May. 31, 2016.
He also held the position of Professor of Civil and Commercial Law at the Institute of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Catholic University.
In August 2017, he scored his independent nomination for the . Award Presidency In the elections to be held on November 19, 2017. In that election, he received 7.93% of the valid votes, ranking fourth among 8 male and female candidates.
In April 2018, he established the Republican Action movement, which was subsequently formed on January 23, 2020, in the Chilean Republican Party, as one of its founders and its first president.
On August 23, 2021, he registered his candidacy for the presidency, for the November elections of the same year, on behalf of the Republican Party.