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News Mexico » Politics: Mexico's leftist and ruling parties declare presidential picks

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mexico-election/mexicos-leftist-and-ruling-parties-declare-presidential-picks-idUSKCN1G2061
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

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

News channel or source: https://www.bloombergquint.com/politics/2018/02/24/low-mexico-wages-are-nafta-death-knell-two-u-s-lawmakers-say
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

“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

News channel or source: https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/Former-President-of-Mexico-Talks-Politics-and-Trump-474442383.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

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

News channel or source: http://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/briefs/new-mexico-politics/article_f9e5dc99-bf52-5a84-bf20-d8be5c7f9003.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

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

News channel or source: http://missoulian.com/news/national/govt-and-politics/new-mexico-legislature-gets-flurry-of-harassment-complaints/article_1e712ecd-607f-5a1c-9340-770032b9e4fc.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

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

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/02/19/Mexico-kicks-off-presidential-election-with-3-candidates/6481519060430/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

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

News channel or source: http://www.theeagle.com/news/politics/trump-says-mexico-must-do-more-to-combat-ms/article_2c423d42-99c8-5bce-8c55-17ccacbd72c3.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

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

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/mexico-election-independents-seek-shake-presidential-race-180220101823085.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

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

News channel or source: http://wcfcourier.com/news/national/govt-and-politics/new-mexico-governor-ordered-to-answer-questions-in-lawsuit/article_68b0a3b6-d3ed-5a78-9074-2ddecdb8b840.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

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 ...