August 31, 2012
by Rebecca DiLeonardo
Mexico's Electoral Tribunal on Thursday upheld the results of the country's recent presidential election, after finding that there was no evidence that the winning candidate, Enrique Pena Nieto violated election regulations. Mexican presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the left ...[read more]
July 10, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
Mexican presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the left wing party Partido de la Revolucion Democratica (PRD) announced Monday that he will challenge recent election results in court. He claimed to have evidence showing that Enrique Pena Nieto of Mexico's ruling party, Partido ...[read more]
July 6, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
The electoral victory of Enrique Pena Nieto of the Mexico's ruling party Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI) was confirmed by a final vote count on Friday. Nieto, however, is still facing legal challenges brought by his opponent Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the left wing party Partido de ...[read more]
July 5, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
After finding evidence of inconsistencies Mexico's electoral authorities on Thursday announced that they will recount votes cast in Sunday's presidential election. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the left wing party Partido de la Revolucion Democratica requested a total recount after he finished ...[read more]
September 5, 2011
by Clay Flaherty
On September 5, 2006, Mexico's Federal Electoral Tribunal certified Felipe Calderon as the winner in the heavily disputed presidential election of July 2, 2006. He was declared the victor by 233,831 votes. Calderon's opponent, leftist candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, claimed that the ...[read more]
February 22, 2007
by James M Yoch Jr
The Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD), Mexico's primary left-wing political party, is planning to file a complaint with federal prosecutors against former Mexican President Vicente Fox for interfering in the country's 2006 presidential election on behalf of current Mexican President... ...[read more]
November 21, 2006
by Holly Manges Jones
Losing leftist presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador held a ceremony Monday to establish himself as the moral president of Mexico in his latest attempt to develop a parallel government for the country. The defeated candidate is hoping to maintain the support of Mexico's... ...[read more]
September 17, 2006
by Katerina Ossenova
Losing leftist presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador established a parallel government for Mexico Saturday representing what he called a true, authentic republic in the wake of a late-August electoral court rule certifying his defeat. Supporters of Lopez Obrador turned out f... ...[read more]
September 16, 2006
by Brett Murphy
Leftist protestors objecting to the official results of Mexico's July 2 presidential election took down their so-called resistance camps on Mexico City's Reforma Avenue Friday. Supporters of losing candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador stated that they will find alternate means t... ...[read more]
September 6, 2006
by Jeannie Shawl
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, the defeated Mexican presidential candidate, said Tuesday that he refused to recognize the officially-declared victory of president-elect Felipe Calderon and confirmed plans to establish a parallel government representing what he called a true, authentic republic... ...[read more]

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