Archive: July 09, 2006 - July 15, 2006

Antojitos: Big News

Big news in Mexico that ought to make my bosses proud (it led El Universal's Web site)....

By | July 14, 2006; 3:30 PM ET | Comments (5) | TrackBack (0)

From The Post: Calderon Talks

In case you missed it the first time around, check out Post correspondent Manuel Roig-Franzia's interview with Felipe Calderón. The PAN candidate and disputed winner of Mexico's presidential election "said Tuesday that he would accept a partial recount but that a complete recount would be 'absurd' and illegal." "I will...

By | July 14, 2006; 2:27 PM ET | Email a Comment | TrackBack (0)

The Campaign That Never Ends

There are no summer doldrums in Mexico, at least not for the political class, journalists or thousands of intensely loyal supporters of Andrés Manuel López Obrador. The anticipated post-election lull has turned into a very hectic season filled with counting, litigating, marching and spinning. (No violence, thankfully.) It almost...

By | July 14, 2006; 9:06 AM ET | Comments (81) | TrackBack (0)

AMLO Unveils His Ammo

For nearly a week, Andrés Manuel López Obrador has been hinting and huffing and puffing about electoral fraud in his failed bid to become the next president of Mexico. Now, he is finally coming forward with the detailed accusations -- and a promise of more mass rallies if conservative...

By | July 11, 2006; 9:26 AM ET | Comments (127) | TrackBack (0)


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