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Mexico's Presidential Candidates' Campaign Platforms: A Comparison

Alexandra Helfgott

Election season is fully underway in Mexico and the three presidential candidates are traveling across the country to share their platforms and campaign proposals. 

The proposals of Claudia Sheinbaum, the Sigamos Haciendo Historia candidate, are listed in a document titled 100 pasos para la transformación (100 Steps for the Transformation). This is an extensive document that lays out the work the current administration has done on the issues alongside proposals for the new 4T administration, along with significant statistics. Of note, this is the third iteration of this document - the prior two versions were developed, utilized, and implemented during AMLO's term. The proposals of Xóchitl Gálvez, the Fuerza y Corazón por México candidate, can be found here. The proposals of Jorge Álvarez Máynez, the Movimiento Ciudadano candidate, can be found here.

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Alexandra Helfgott

Alexandra Helfgott

Office of VP of Strategy and New Initiatives
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Mexico Institute

The Mexico Institute seeks to improve understanding, communication, and cooperation between Mexico and the United States by promoting original research, encouraging public discussion, and proposing policy options for enhancing the bilateral relationship. A binational Advisory Board, chaired by Luis Téllez and Earl Anthony Wayne, oversees the work of the Mexico Institute.   Read more