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

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...

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...

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.
Xóchitl Gálvez with PRI, PAN and PRD leaders

Xóchitl Gálvez and PAN leader say they will challenge ‘state election’

The opposition candidate and Marko Cortés said they will file challenges against the presidential election, which Gálvez lost by over 30 points.
Yolanda Sánchez, the outgoing mayor of Cotija, Michoacán, was killed in a drive-by shooting on Monday.

Mayor of Michoacán town is murdered the day after elections

Sánchez was attacked by gunmen near the main square of the town of Cotija on Monday night. Her bodyguard was also killed.
A woman walks by a sign stating the dollar-peso exchange rate to be 17.90.

Mexican stock exchange and peso take post-election tumble

The Mexican stock exchange (BMV) and the peso have seen losses since Sunday's elections as markets react to Morena's sweeping electoral win.
The Mexican Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of Mexico's Congress, in the San Lazaro Legislative Palace.

Mexico election results: Morena coalition wins large majorities in Congress

Morena's coaltion has secured a supermajority in the lower house. Will it also dominate the Senate?