After some delays registered in the early hours, the province of Santa Fe was holding today the PASO primaries to choose its gubernatorial candidates.
By Ximena Schinca
Several health indicators in Buenos Aires City seem to have stagnated or are even moving in the wrong direction — and opposition mayoral hopefuls are taking those figures into the campaign ahead of the April 26 primaries.
By Sebastián Lacunza & Ximena Schinca
Mauricio Macri’s Cabinet Chief Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, one of the PRO mayoral Buenos Aires City candidates, welcomed the Herald in the City government headquarters located in the neighbourhood of Barracas.
By Tomás Brockenshire & Ximena Schinca
Senator Gabriela Michetti, one of the PRO hopefuls seeking to replace Mauricio Macri at Buenos Aires City Hall, spoke to the Herald at the General San Martín Threatre located on Corrientes Avenue.
Hot Topic during election campaign
President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner has warned about a “global political operation” that threatens “sovereign nations,” following an article published in Pagina12 newspaper that links the so called “vulture funds” with late AMIA special prosecutor Alberto Nisman, the DAIA Jewish organization, and the political opposition’s rejection of the Iran memorandum.
President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today referred to “those who are willing to reach the presidency” saying a discussion is needed to know “what they are planning to do” with the national administration, with international relations, and with the debt.
By Pablo SuárezNocturna oddballs make for good entertainment
By Sebastián Lacunza
In the last few weeks pundits, journalists and even opposition leaders all paused to consider a significant element of the Argentine political world — if it is bitter or sweet is in the eye of the beholder. Well into the last year of her eight-year mandate, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner’s approval ratings are back to above 40 percent.
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