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  1. In Mexico, longtime foes 'AMLO' and elite getting pragmaticRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    On the campaign trail, presidential front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has railed against a corrupt and "rapacious minority" of business executives who oppose him because they know they will have to "stop stealing" if he wins the July 1 election. Executives have fired back with newspaper ads charging the leftist politician, who is making his third run for the presidency, is a populist demagogue who would set Mexico back decades by returning it to a time of heavy-handed state intervention.

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  2. Front-running Mexican presidential candidate pushes for final votes in Baja CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Mexican presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lolpez Obrador, of the National Regeneration Movement, or "morena" made his final campaign stop for Baja California at the state auditorium in Mexicali on Monday, June 18, 2018, just weeks before the general elections on July 1st. His leftist leaning party is making a strong showing so far in polling before the election.

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  3. Another political murder rocks Mexico in last weeks of presidential raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Indian Express

    The mayoral candidate, Alejandro Chavez Zavala, of the right-left coalition led by the National Action Party , died in a hospital on Thursday while being treated for wounds Gunmen shot and killed a mayor running for re-election in Mexico on Thursday, the second murder of a politician in a week after a candidate running for federal office was shot in the back of the head while taking a selfie with a supporter. At least 113 politicians have been killed in the bloodiest election campaign in Mexico's modern history, and the violence appears to be intensifying in the final weeks before the July 1 nationwide election.

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  4. Experts See Little in Mexican Presidential Candidates' Proposals to Solve Expanding PovertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Cybercast News Service

    Mexico City Growing poverty affecting the lives of millions of Mexican citizens is unlikely to be solved by proposals offered by candidates running for president in the July 1 election, experts contend. The leading candidate, leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, has promised to provide a monthly stipend to young university graduates who can't find work.

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  5. Mexico presidential front-runner denies opponent's charge of wrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Reuters

    Mexico's presidential front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador denied any wrongdoing on Wednesday after another candidate accused him of improperly awarding government contracts to a construction mogul when he was Mexico City mayor. FILE PHOTO: Leftist front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the National Regeneration Movement applauds during a campaign rally in Mexico City, Mexico, May 24, 2018.

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  6. Cyber attack on Mexico campaign site triggers election nervesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Reuters

    The website of a Mexican political opposition party was hit by a cyber attack during Tuesday's final television debate between presidential candidates ahead of the July 1 vote, after the site had published documents critical of the leading candidate. FILE PHOTO: Ricardo Anaya of the National Action Party , Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the National Regeneration Movement , Jose Antonio Meade of the Institutional Revolutionary Party and independent candidate Jaime Rodriguez Calderon pose for a photo at their third and final debate in Merida, Mexico in this June 12, 2018 handout released to Reuters by the National Electoral Institute .

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  7. In final debate, Mexican presidential favourite says a NAFTA fail - not fatal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Daily Times

    The collapse of the North American Free Trade Agreement would not be fatal for Mexico, the leftist presidential favorite said on Tuesday, while keeping his cool under attack from rivals in the last televised debate before the July 1 election. Asked what he would do if talks fail to renegotiate the deal that underpins the vast majority of Mexico's trade, frontrunner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he would redirect the economy towards the internal market and revive the rural economy.

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  8. Mexico's third presidential debate: 'Corruption is cancer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Al Jazeera

    Mexico 's four presidential candidates faced off in their third and final debate before the country's elections on July 1. Frontrunner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador holds a commanding lead of up to 20 percent in some polls over his main rivals, Jose Antonio Meade of the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party , Ricardo Anaya who represents a left-right coalition, and The 64-year-old Lopez Obrador has benefited from widespread disenchantment with the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party over political corruption, record levels of violence and sluggish economic growth.

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  9. Graft allegations dominate final presidential debate in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    This picture provided by the National Electoral Institute shows presidential candidates Ricardo Anaya, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, Jose Antonio Meade and Jaime Rodriguez. MEXICO CITY: Mexico's presidential candidates traded accusations of corruption Tuesday in a hard-fought final debate ahead of the Jul 1 election.

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  10. In final debate, Mexican presidential favorite says a NAFTA fail 'not fatal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The Daily Star

    Ricardo Anaya of the National Action Party , Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the National Regeneration Movement , Jose Antonio Meade of the Institutional Revolutionary Party and independent candidate Jaime Rodriguez Calderon pose for a photo at their third and final debate in Merida, Mexico in this June 12, 2018 handout released to Reuters by the National Electoral Institute .

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  11. Mexican presidential candidates square off in debateRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... much as 20 percent in some polls over his main rivals, Jose Antonio Meade of the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party and Ricardo Anaya who represents a left-right coalition. Lopez Obrador and Meade sparred over the issue of economic policy, ...

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  12. Mexico presidential poll shows big lead for leftist, many undecidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Egypt Today

    The May 30 to June 6 nationwide survey by polling firms Berumen and Ipsos drew on more than 13,000 interviews. Asked who they would vote for "today," 41.7 percent of respondents opted for the former Mexico City mayor Lopez Obrador, followed by 21.0 percent for Ricardo Anaya, who is running at the head of a right-left coalition.

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  13. Mexican politician shot dead while taking selfie with fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | New York Post

    ... at the Autonomous Technological Institute of Mexico. During the debate, PurA3n, the Institutional Revolutionary Party candidate, had promised to take on crime head-on, The Guardian reported . "You take on delinquency head-on - you don't fear it, you ...

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  14. Mexican politician who pledged to fight violent crime shot dead while taking selfie with fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | New York Daily News

    Fernando Puron, a Mexican congressional candidate, was shot in the head and killed after delivering a speech about addressing public security in his northern state on June 8, 2018. A Mexican politician who vowed to crack down on violent crime was shot to death minutes after he emerged from a debate with an opponent Friday.

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  15. A former Mexican governor has been accused of involvement in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Connecticut Post

    ... in which Duarte was questioned about a photojournalist's killing. In September 2016, the Institutional Revolutionary Party suspended his membership after federal authorities began investigating him for charges that included the diversion of public ...

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  16. Millions in Bribes Go Unpunished in Mexico as Election NearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | The New York Times

    ... suffering from multiple corruption scandals and rising violence nationwide, the governing Institutional Revolutionary Party cannot risk another scandal surfacing before the presidential elections in July, they said. While delaying or halting ...

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  17. Mexico: Politician shot dead after promising to fight violent crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Rational Review

    "A candidate running for a seat in the Mexican Chamber of Deputies was shot dead just minutes after taking part in an electoral debate. Fernando Puron, a candidate for the Institutional Revolutionary Party , was killed by an unidentified gunman in the northern Mexican state of Coahuila on Friday night, CNN reported.

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  18. Mexican leftist frontrunner widens lead for presidency: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Reuters

    Mexican presidential frontrunner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador extended his lead to nearly 17 points over his nearest rival ahead of the July 1 vote, according to a poll published on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: Leftist front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the National Regeneration Movement speaks to supporters during a campaign rally in Uruapan, in Michoacan state, Mexico, June 8, 2018.

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  19. B.C. VIEWS: No time for maps in referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    There's a conspiracy theory making the rounds about the NDP government's referendum on changing B.C.'s voting system. It goes like this: they're making a mess of it on purpose so proportional representation will be dead for a generation, along with Green hopes of further erosion of NDP support to them and other upstart parties.

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  20. This Mexican candidate had just vowed to tackle crime. Then a gunman shot him dead.Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 9 | WAAY

    ... the July 1 election. Thousands of posts, including the presidency, are up for grabs. "The Institutional Revolutionary Party condemns the attack suffered by our candidate Fernando Puron in the city of Piedras Negras," a PRI statement said. "We demand ...

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