TITLE

A RETURN TO POWER

AUTHOR(S)
Padgett, Tim; Mascareñas, Dolly
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);7/2/2012, Vol. 180 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Enrique Peña Nieto, a member of Mexico's Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) which has not been a major political force since 2000, who is a presidential candidate in the July 1, 2012 election. Rival candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the Democratic Revolution Party is mentioned. An overview of Mexico's political history since the 1910 social revolution, noting the PRI's achievements is presented. Peña's campaign and political platform are discussed.
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