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Tag: Fernández-Fernández

  • Saturday, August 10th 2019 - 09:59 UTC

    On Sunday 33.8 million Argentines will decide if they still believe in populism

    Alberto Fernandez and Cristina Fernandez

    Argentines are facing what is probably the tightest presidential race since the return of the country’s democracy in 1983 with conservative President Mauricio Macri facing an opposition ticket including ex-President Cristina Fernández, and the primary elections Sunday are expected to provide a hint of who might win October’s vote.

  • Tuesday, June 11th 2019 - 09:19 UTC

    President Macri and Cristina Fernandez share similar high rejection levels

    President Macri and his reelection bid face an intense battle but her main rival's record in mismanagement could eventually help him

    As the date approaches (end of June) for all political groupings in Argentina to have their hopefuls nominated and ready to compete in the August open, mandatory and simultaneous primaries for each party to select their candidates for the presidential election next October, spotlights are following the polarized scenario with Cristina Fernandez and her presidential candidate on the one side, and president Mauricio Macri's reelection strategy on the other.

  • Tuesday, May 28th 2019 - 10:00 UTC

    Polls: Fernández-Fernández headed for a first-round win in Argentina's presidential elections

    The popularity of Alberto and Cristina seems to be on the rise.

    Barely a week after the Alberto Fernández-Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (CFK) ticket for the upcoming presidential elections in Argentina was announced, the unexpected Peronist-Kirchnerist pairing is over ten points ahead of incumbent President Mauricio Macri and whomever he picks as his running mate, according to two polls sponsored by the center-left Página 12 newspaper, it was reported.