July 10, 2014
by Nicholas Tomsho
The Camara de Diputados, the lower house of Mexico's Congress, voted on Wednesday to approve strict reforms limiting dominant telecommunications and television companies. After 20 hours of debate, lawmakers passed the measure, which would force companies controlling over 50 percent of the market ...[read more]
February 27, 2013
by Brandon Gatto
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Monday signed into law the country's most expansive education reforms in seven decades. In a deal reached by Nieto's Institutional Revolutionary Party (IRP) and two opposition parties, the reforms will attempt to create a new system of school standards for ...[read more]
September 11, 2012
by Sarah Posner
President-elect of Mexico Enrique Pena Nieto announced Monday that he is proposing constitutional reforms that will increase government transparency. The proposed reforms will mark the first legislation that Mexico's new president has announced since winning the election. The Institutional ...[read more]
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]

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