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Mugshots of eight people who won in Michoacan's 2024 local elections. as trans women. They all appear conventionally male.

Michoacán investigates 8 male political candidates who posed as trans women

Controversy surrounds the fraudulent actions of eight candidates who registered as trans women — and won — in various municipalities of Michoacán.
President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum with six newly announced cabinet members

Claudia Sheinbaum announces first 6 cabinet appointments

President-elect Sheinbaum announced who will serve as ministers of economy, foreign affairs, environment, agriculture, science and legal counsel.
Claudia Sheinbaum at a meeting with legislators

Polls on Morena’s judicial reform show the majority of Mexicans support...

The polls were commissioned by Morena and surveyed over 3,800 people on topics related to the proposed judicial reform.
A man walks by PRD campaign posters on posts in Mexico City

Democratic Revolution Party (PRD) leader confirms the party’s demise

Founded by AMLO and other leftist leaders 35 years ago, the PRD failed to get enough votes on June 2 to maintain its national political party status.
Mexican flag

Opinion: The risks to liberal democracy and an effective state in Mexico

Former Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan thinks Claudia Sheinbaum needs to repair damage to Mexico's democracy and reputation abroad.
Claudia Sheinbaum speaks at a press conference

Sheinbaum says there will be ‘broad consultation’ on judicial reform before September

After meeting with President López Obrador on Monday, Sheinbaum said she supports his reform proposals, but also plans to open up a public debate.
President López Obrador at a press conference

Mexico election results: Morena falls short of a supermajority in the Senate

The Morena-led coalition won 55.2% of the vote in the Senate election, according to the final results.
President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum

A wish list for President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum from our CEO

Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek has some ideas for President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum on politics, business and foreign policy.
Claudia Sheinbaum in the Zócalo

Final results show record-breaking 35.9M votes for Claudia Sheinbaum

The final election results show President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum even surpassed López Obrador's landslide in 2018.
Press conference with Morena congressional leader

Peso falls after Morena congressional leader announces reform approval plans

The peso declined rapidly by over 2.7% to the US dollar on Thursday afternoon in response to the statements from Deputy Ignacio Mier.
Mayor-Elect of Mexico City Clara Brugada at a podium holding an example of a construction brick made of recycled material. Four people next to her hold an example of recycled roofing material

Mexico City Mayor-elect Clara Brugada has a plan for her ‘election trash’

Clara Brugada, Mexico City's newly elected mayor, says she'll be finding an environmentally friendly use for her campaign banners.
Rogelio Ramírez de la O and Claudia Sheinbaum

Sheinbaum and Finance Minister try to calm markets with economic commitments

The peso and the Mexican Stock Exchange both fell after the electoral victory of Sheinbaum and the Morena coalition, but have started to recover today.
Screen capture of journalist Denise Maerker

Journalist Denise Maerker’s comments on polarization in Mexico strike a chord

Prominent Mexican journalist Denise Maerker's comments "resonated widely" on social media in the wake of Claudia Sheinbaum's electoral victory.