Despite the controversy, what is the background of Lee Dong-gwan’s nomination?

As the controversy and suspicion surrounding Candidate Lee Dong-gwan, who was nominated as the new Chairman of the Korea Communications Commission, continues, attention is focused on the background of the nomination.

The presidential office coordinated the timing of nominations, but explained that President Yoon Seok-yeol had never considered other personnel, and that it was in line with the personnel philosophy.

Reporter Park So-jeong reports.

[Reporter] Lee Dong-gwan,
a special adviser on foreign cooperation to President Lee Dong-gwan, who has been rumored to have internal affairs since last May.

Two months after the official nomination was not made, the controversy over broadcast control, such as the past school violence by the son of candidate Lee Dong-gwan and the suspicion of ordering the so-called NIS media inspection documents during the Lee Myung-bak administration, was revealed on the surface, and the National Assembly was noisy

. I refuted the allegations point by point, asking that they no longer classify me as a victim of school violence. If there are any suspicions that need to be clarified, they will be formally… .]

[Park Kwang-on / Representative of the Democratic Party of Korea: Please do not take lightly the public opinion against the nomination of the Korea Communications Commission. You shouldn’t and can’t tame the media.]

Candidate Lee took a position through the presidential office and refuted the controversy without being an unusually nominated status.

In the meantime, the President’s office continued to check public opinion trends, and it was also interpreted as watching how this candidate breaks through메이저사이트 opposition criticism.

It is also known that there was a lot of opposition to the appointment even inside the presidential office, but in the end, the nomination was made as it was.

Multiple presidential office officials said that President Yoon Seok-yeol has never changed his mind about this candidate.

President Yoon’s personnel philosophy also explains the background.

He said that professionalism, conviction, and pulpit are what he values ​​when greeting people, and he saw them as the right person in this aspect.

It is also an aspect that is in line with President Yoon’s principle that, even when rumors of several minister replacements circulated, once you believe it, you will use it for a long time, and you do not do personnel to change the situation.

[Yoon Seok-yeol / President (August of last year / Press conference on the 100th day of inauguration): (Personnel renewal) I don’t think it should be done with a political purpose such as a change in the political situation or a rebound in approval ratings… .]

The President’s office is thinking of strongly pushing for the so-called normalization of public broadcasting with Candidate Lee Dong-gwan at the forefront, but

on the other hand, there are also concerns that the controversy over broadcast control and the discordant image of not listening to public opinion or criticism may grow.

This is YTN Park So-jeong.

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