Mexicans elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador as President.

Mexicans on Sunday unanimously voted to elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador as president in a landslide victory. Obrador, a leftist candidate captured more than fifty percept of the votes, according to early returns. His victory is said to be the the largest margin in a presidential race since Mexico transitioned to democracy nearly 20 years ago.

In his victory speech,  Obrador known by his initials (AMLO) called on Mexicans to reconcile and said his government would not be a “committee in service to a minority” but would represent all citizens rich and poor, religious or nonbelievers, migrants, “human beings of all manner of thought and all sexual preferences.”



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