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Thu July 5, 2012
NPR Story

Old Politics Are New Again In Mexico

Originally published on Thu July 5, 2012 5:23 pm

What happened to Mexico's National Action Party? It was the party that finally broke seven decades of PRI rule in the country and promised to bring long sought-after reforms to the country. Why did voters throw them out of office after two terms? Was the vote a referendum on Felipe Calderon's war on drugs?

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