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Pena Nieto denies ‘fraudulent’ Mexico vote

The runner-up in Mexico’s presidential election has rejected Enrique Pena Nieto’s “fraudulent” victory, raising the spectre of protests that rocked Mexico City when he lost six years ago. WHEN Leftist candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador lost the 2006 presidential election … Continue reading

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Mexico President-elect Peña Nieto’s win is weaker than expected

A landslide failed to materialize and now Enrique Peña Nieto will have to negotiate with two opposition parties to push through his ambitious program. By Tracy Wilkinson and Ken Ellingwood, Los Angeles TimesJuly 2, 2012, 7:14 p.m. MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s Institutional Revolutionary Party is marching … Continue reading

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Violence, Wikileaks at play in Mexican election

Photo: AFP/Getty Images, HECTOR GUERRERO / 2010 AFP Level of influence for 2012 election difficult to gauge. By Arturo Gallardo / MySA.com Mexico’s political landscape is considerably different for the top three political forces involved in the 2012 presidential election. A … Continue reading

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The moral of 2011… elections and lessons

By liébano sáenz There will be state elections throughout 2011 in the State of Mexico, Coahuila, Nayarit, Michoacán and local elections in Hidalgo. There are rumors circulating that say that Guerrero and Baja California Sur were the result of manipulated … Continue reading

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Woman Mayor miraculously survives…

Morelia, Michoacan .- After surviving two attempts, the Mayor of Tiquicheo, Michoacán, Maria Santos Gorrostieta, decided to break the silence and show the marks of bullets left. In an unusual fact, the official broadcast a message to society accompanied by photographs showing the injuries to the abdomen, arms and back. “I wanted to show my body hurt, maimed, humiliated, because I am not ashamed of it, because is the result of major calamities that have marked my life, my children and my family, “he said. Since taking office on January 1, 2008, the Mayor has suffered two attacks to … Continue reading

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