In 1986, the current Senator of the Republic was elected councilor in the municipality of Fresnillo, in a list headed by PRI member José Chávez Sánchez; In that same administration, he became the owner of the City Council Secretary.
From this date on, he has held various positions of popular representation; he was Senator of the Republic between 1991 and 1997 and in that year he ran as a candidate for Federal Deputy and obtained a seat.
A year later, he was nominated for the state governorship by the Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD)obtaining the victory in July 1998.
In 2006 he returned to the Senate as parliamentary coordinator of the Labor Party and in 2012 he became federal deputy.
Three years later, supported by the National Regeneration Movement (Morena), he won the Delegation Headquarters in Cuauhtémoc. Since 2018 he has been a Senator
Meanwhile, the governor David Monreal Avila He began his career in public administration as private secretary of the mayor of Zacatecas, Jesús Manuel Díaz Casas, in 1989 while studying a degree in Law at the Autonomous University of Zacatecas.
In 1994 he took charge of the Directorate of Metropolitan Delegations in the Central offices of the Federal Consumer Protection Agency (PROFECO), in the Federal District.
Upon the departure of Ricardo Monreal from the PRI, David Monreal became Coordinator and representative in the electoral process of the PRD for the government of Zacatecas and later special coordinator in the electoral process for governor of Zacatecas, in Fresnillo, in 2004.
By not achieving the nomination by the PRD for the municipal presidency of Fresnilloreached the nomination for the Labor Party (PT), which he won in 2007.
In 2010 he ran as a candidate for governor for the PT; Two years later he was nominated by that party to the Senate of the Republic.
In 2016 he ran for governor again; Two years later, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador appointed him Livestock Coordinator of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. Since 2021 he has been governor of Zacatecas.
For your part Saúl Monreal Ávila He studied law at the Autonomous University of Zacatecas between 1994 and 1999 and his Master’s degree in Mexico City between 2001 and 2003.
Between 2010 and 2013 it was local deputy for the Labor Party and since 2018 he served as mayor of Fresnilloachieving re-election in 2021.