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Argentina: New Anti-Corruption Program: Macri Attempts to Regain Ground

As the August primaries indicated, Argentina’s former President Cristina Kirchner and her new political movement Unidad Ciudadana are very competitive against President Mauricio Macri’s Republican Proposal (PRO) and Cambiemos coalition. The close results heightened expectations for the October midterms and proved that Argentina’s population is split on how it desires the country’s economy to be

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Argentina: New Polls: Kirchner’s Unidad Ciudadana Tied with Cambiemos Ahead of Midterms

On 1 July, Management and Fit, a credible local pollster, released the first midterm polls that include Unidad Ciudadana – a new bloc formed by former President Cristina Kirchner, who will run for a Senate seat from Buenos Aires province. According to the polls, Cambiemos’ ticket, led by Esteban Bullrich (see our Personality of the

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Argentina: She’s Back! Cristina Kirchner’s Senate Run Shakes Up Politics

Last week Kirchner announced the formation of a new political party, Unidad Ciudadana, which was a clear indication of her desire to run for office again. This week she publicly confirmed her Senate candidacy from Buenos Aires province – marking her return to popular electoral discussions, even though she still has a ways to go