Mujica’s successor assumes the presidency in Uruguay

On March 1st, Tabaré Vázquez took over the presidency of Uruguay with the challenge of maintaining the economic growth and bring marijuana to pharmacies, government policies of his predecessor José Mujica. International media have claimed that Vázquez task will not be easy,...

Mauricio Rodas does not confirm candidacy for presidency despite the insistence of his followers

“2017 is just around the corner and the SUMA movement will continue growing and will achieve the application of its ideals throughout Ecuador.” With those words, Mauricio Rodas, Mayor of Quito and president of that political group, asked his followers, during the...

Carlos Ramírez would be apt for re-election of the CNJ presidency

Carlos Ramirez left open the possibility of running to a third term of the National Court of Justice (CNJ), who said that “the 21 judges of the court have the right and are qualified to hold the office.” Similarly the highest authority of the Judicial Council, Gustavo...

Reelection of Ramirez in the CNJ is under analysis

The absence of a constitutional and legal norm casts doubts that Carlos Ramírez opts for the reelection in the presidency of the National Court of Justice (CNJ for its Spanish acronym), especially when the Council of Justice (CJ) ranked him as the best evaluated judge, with 99.10...

Five political parties seeking the Presidency of Ecuador in 2017 elections

Alianza País (AP) , Avanza, PSC, CREO and SUMA have plotted as a goal to capture the Presidency of the Republic , one of the authorities to be selected within three years , motivated by the partial results of February 23 . The ruling party is the first political force in the...

Presidential Veto toughened 13 offenses of the Criminal Code

The Criminal Code returned to the National Assembly, following the review by the presidency which was presented to all legislators yesterday. President Rafael Correa  made ​​73 objections to the document. Something to remark is the toughening  of sanctions for 13 offenses, among...
Hollande triggers questions about the safety of the French Presidency

Hollande case, triggers questions about the safety of the French Presidency

The revelation that the President of France, François Hollande looked in secret with his mistress, the actress Julie Gayet, cheating on his wife, Valérie Trierweiler, has been poisoning increasingly. Even the first lady continue hospitalized several days in a Paris clinic to...