The MexicoBlog of the CIP Americas Program monitors and analyzes international press on Mexico with a focus on the US-backed War on Drugs in Mexico and the struggle in Mexico to strengthen the rule of law, justice and protection of human rights. Relevant political developments in both countries are also covered.
Jul 3, 2012
Photo: Election day in Mexico City
A 63% voter turnout in this election, which showed good citizen involvement, and was higher than the turnout in 2006 (Photo: Rafael Stedile)