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Two Candidates Declare Victory in Mexico State Election

The race for governor, seen as a predictor of political sentiment, was mired in claims of voter fraud.
Source: Carlos Jasso / Reuters

An election in Mexico widely seen a test of political sentiment for next year’s presidential run-off will likely head to the court. The race for governor in the State of Mexico was largely a contest between the leftist National Regeneration Movement (MORENA) and the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), which has held on to its seat for about 90 years. While a count of nearly all the votes gives the

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