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Lawrence: Shutdown looms because Trump failed on wall

Lawrence O'Donnell explains: Donald Trump is going to shut down the American government because the Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto shut him down and...

Mexico enacts military policing law over rights objections

MEXICO CITY (AP) — President Enrique Pena Nieto enacted a controversial bill Thursday giving the military a legal framework to operate as police on Mexican soil over widespread objections from human rights groups.

Mexico murders hit record high, dealing blow to president

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico has this year registered its highest murder total since modern records began, according to official data, dealing a fresh blow to President Enrique Pena Nieto's pledge to get gang violence under control with presidential elections due in 2018.

Mexico president says Supreme Court should rule on security law

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto said on Thursday that he would send a contentious new security law to the Supreme Court for review after signing it, and would not make use of it until the tribunal had ruled on its constitutionality.

Mexico arrests former high-ranking PRI official in corruption probe

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A former high-ranking official from Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto's party was arrested on Wednesday as part of a corruption investigation in the northern state of Chihuahua, the state's governor said.

Mexico arrests former party official in corruption case

Mexican authorities have detained a former official of President Enrique Pena Nieto's Institutional Revolutionary Party in a corruption case involving a now-fugitive ex-governor. Alejandro Gutierrez is reportedly suspected of participating … Click to Continue »

Presidential Ally Is Arrested, and Mexico Corruption Investigation Deepens

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A former treasurer of President Enrique Peña Nieto’s party is one of several people suspected in an embezzlement scheme intended to lift the party in state elections.

Mexican president asks Senate to broaden discussion over security bill

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Friday asked Senate lawmakers to include civil society's views in their discussion of a divisive bill that critics say would give the military greater powers and deepen its role in the country's drug war.

The Revillagigedo Archipelago --North America's Largest New Ocean Reserve Protects Astounding Biodiversity (WATCH Today's 'Galaxy' Stream)

On November 24, Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto designated a spectacular uninhabited region of the Pacific Ocean at the southwestern coast of Mexico, the Revillagigedo Archipelago, a region as a protected area. Uniquely rich in marine biodiversity, the area is...        

Leonardo DiCaprio Joins Forces With Mexican Government to Save the World's Most Endangered Marine Mammal

Rampant overfishing has driven Mexico's native vaquita to the brink of extinction, with less than 30 individuals left in the wild. Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, Leonardo DiCaprio and telecom tycoon Carlos Slim signed a memorandum...Show More Summary

Mexico is a democracy, but the ghosts of one-party rule live on

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MEXICO CITY — When José Antonio Meade, Mexico’s finance secretary, tendered his resignation Monday morning, there was plenty of praise from President Enrique Peña Nieto — but no mention of why Meade was leaving or where he was going. Many Mexicans, however, thought they know exactly what was coming next. Meade's resignation seemed eerily similar […]

Mexico's finance minister resigns as presidential race looms

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Monday announced the resignation of Finance Minister Jose Antonio Meade, amid speculation the political veteran will run for president in next year's election under the ruling party's banner.

Mexico enacts law targeting disappearances

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto has signed a new law aimed at addressing the country's staggering number of unsolved disappearances. Mexico has more than 30,000 missing people, many victims of … Click to Continue »

Forced disappearance law goes into effect

President Enrique Peña Nieto yesterday promulgated a new law designed to better fund and improve search efforts for the thousands of people across Mexico who have been reported as missing or FULL STORY The post Forced disappearance law goes into effect appeared first on Mexico News Daily.

Peña Nieto condemns Mexican’s execution

President Enrique Peña Nieto last night condemned the execution of Mexican national Rubén Cárdenas Ramírez by the state of Texas. “I express my firm condemnation of the execution... FULL STORY The post Peña Nieto condemns Mexican’s execution appeared first on Mexico News Daily.

Mexico condemns Texas execution of its citizen

The US state of Texas on Wednesday executed a Mexican convicted of murdering his teen cousin, sparking condemnation from President Enrique Pena Nieto and adding to tensions between the two countries. Ruben Cardenas Ramirez, 47, received...Show More Summary

Mexico earthquake reconstruction will cost $2.5bn: Pena Nieto

Reconstruction in central and southern Mexico following two deadly earthquakes in September that killed 465 people will require a $2.5 billion investment, President Enrique Pena Nieto announced Tuesday. Speaking at a public event, the...Show More Summary

Mexico makes 'major' 1.5-bn barrel oil find: president

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said Friday state oil company Pemex has made a "major" oil and gas discovery with an estimated 1.5 billion barrels of crude equivalent, its largest onshore find in 15 years. The new field, dubbedShow More Summary

Onshore oil discovery biggest in 15 years

Mexico’s state oil company has made it biggest onshore oil discovery in 15 years, President Enrique Peña Nieto announced this afternoon. Pemex estimates that the Ixachi-1 field, located in Veracruz, FULL STORY The post Onshore oil discovery biggest in 15 years appeared first on Mexico News Daily.

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