Uruguay Elections to choose the successor of Mujica began

Uruguay launched today the second round to elect its next President for the period 2015-2020. The former President from the ruling party,Tabaré Vázquez (2005-2010) is presented as the favorite  against Luis Lacalle Pou from the center-right party. Around 2.6 million Uruguayans...

Presidential campaign in Uruguay was closed

Candidates for the President of Uruguay closed on Thursday a campaign with different mood: the leftist president Tabaré Vázquez had all the odds in his favor, while Luis Lacalle Pou center tried his last chances. Three days before the runoff election that will define the...

Uruguay: Vázquez surpasses by 16 points Lacalle Pou

The former President of Uruguay and the ruling party candidate Tabaré Vázquez (2005-2010) surpasses in 16 points to the opponent Luis Lacalle Pou in voting intentions, less than a month before the ballot in the country, according to a survey showed on Tuesday October 4 . 52% of...

Vázquez and Lacalle will go to runoff elections in Uruguay

Tabaré Vázquez, from the ruling party, and his opponent, Luis Lacalle Pou, will go to a runoff in November 30 to define the next President of Uruguay. The leftist candidate imposed himself in the election yesterday but not exceeding the half of the votes. The Frente Amplio (FA),...