Allan on June 26th, 2012

Mexico’s presidential election is scheduled for Sunday, July 1st, so there is less than one week to go until balloting. To read the full article, click here. Article by Allan Wall, published on on June 25th, 2012.    

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Mexico is in the midst of a presidential election.  Balloting is scheduled for July 1st. As I am currently visiting Mexico, you could say I’m right in the middle of it, but of course, as an American citizen I don’t vote, campaign or meddle in the election, though I do find it very interesting and […]

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Allan on June 20th, 2012

Four candidates are running for President of Mexico, with the winner to be elected on July 1st, 2012. The winner will serve a six-year term, called a sexenio, and each is backed by his or her respective political party or coalition of parties. The four candidates are Enrique Pena Nieto, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, Josefina […]

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The second debate between the Mexican presidential candidates was held on June 10th, 2012, in the city of Guadalajara, presided over by journalist Javier Solorzano.    The four candidates participating were, in order of poll rankings: ENRIQUE PEÑA NIETO of the PRI (Partido Revolucionario Institucional) and the PVEM (Partido Verde Ecologista de México); ANDRES MANUEL LOPEZ […]

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Focus on the Family is an evangelical family organization, founded in 1977 by James Dobson. The group’s motto is “Helping Families Thrive”. Recently, however, Focus on the Family betrayed its contributors, betrayed families and betrayed its own principles by, for the first time, supporting amnesty and thus illegal immigration. For the entire article, click  here. […]

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This year – 2012 – both the U.S.A. and Mexico have presidential elections. So how is a Mexican presidential election similar, and how is it different, from a U.S. election? To read entire article, click here. Article by Allan Wall, published on Mexconnect on June 14th, 2012.

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Allan on June 13th, 2012

I’ve written before on the fact that prominent evangelical Christian leaders promote amnesty of illegal aliens.  It’s wrong, it’s a betrayal of grassroots evangelicals, and we ought to call them on it. The latest evangelical leader to publicly support amnesty is Jim Daly, leader of Focus on the Family, an organization which has not supported […]

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Allan on June 12th, 2012

“El prometer no empobrece — El dar es lo que aniquila.” — Spanish proverb (To promise does not impoverish — To give is what annihilates.) The Mexican presidential election proceeds apace, with less than three weeks to go to balloting on Sunday, July 1.  Let’s take a look at just a few of the promises […]

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 President Felipe Calderon was accused  violating the Mexican Constitution by the IFE (Instituto Federal Electoral), Mexico’s electoral commission.   By a margin of 4 to 3 (with two councillors absent), IFE’s council determined that Calderon violated the Constitution. According to IFE, Calderon broke Article 134 of the Mexican Constitution, by carrying out personalized advertising and using public funds […]

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