News Mexico » Politics: Mexico's leftist and ruling parties declare presidential picks
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Political parties in Mexico formally picked as presidential candidates on Sunday a leftist veteran politician with a strong lead in polls and a former finance minister of the ruling party who has trailed by as much as 20 points.
News Mexico » Politics: Low Mexico Wages Are Nafta `Death Knell,' Two U.S. Lawmakers Say
“Labor rights in Mexico is not an issue that can be sidestepped," Reps. Bill Pascrell of New Jersey and Sandy Levin of Michigan said. "It is the central issue that must be addressed in any rewrite of Nafta. Failure by Mexico to stop suppressing its ...
News Mexico » Politics: Former President of Mexico Talks Politics and President Trump
The former president of Mexico was in Dallas Sunday night. Vicente Fox has been among the most vocal opponents of President Trump and his plan to build a wall between the United States and Mexico. Fox agreed to speak with NBC 5 at a fundraiser in Oak Cliff.
News Mexico » Politics: New Mexico politics
Spoiler alert: The American Federation of Teachers New Mexico will announce its endorsements on Tuesday, but one riled Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor has already dropped a spoiler. Jeff Carr of Eagle Nest says the union is not endorsing him.
News Mexico » Politics: New Mexico Legislature gets flurry of harassment complaints
New Mexico lawmakers underwent harassment training and overhauled ... Training on harassment issues was provided for political lobbyists this year by the Secretary of State's Office, with 112 registered lobbyists volunteering to attend.
News Mexico » Politics: Mexico kicks off presidential election with 3 candidates
Feb. 19 (UPI) --Three presidential candidates accepted the nominations of Mexico's main political parties, kicking off the July 1 race to succeed President Enrique Peña Nieto. Lopez Obrador promised sweeping change for Mexico if he were elected.
News Mexico » Politics: Trump says Mexico must do more to combat MS-13
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump called Friday on Mexico to block MS-13 gang members from traveling through their country on the way to the U.S. In a tweet, Trump said that gang members are being removed "by the thousands" by federal law ...
News Mexico » Politics: Mexico election: Independents seek to shake up presidential race
Mexico’s major parties have declared their candidates for July’s elections, with leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador as the front runner. Independent candidates will be allowed to run for the first time. Monday marked the last day to collect enough ...
News Mexico » Politics: New Mexico governor ordered to answer questions in lawsuit
DEMING, N.M. (AP) — A court has ordered New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez to answer questions under oath in a defamation lawsuit linked to a group that was removed from a political event in 2014. Martinez must submit to a deposition after Scott and Colette ...