Enrique Peña Nieto is the new president of Mexico
July 2, 2012
Enrique Peña Nieto, the candidate of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), is the new Mexican president, to get victory in elections on Sunday and said: “Mexico has won”, “we will have no agreement or truce with organized crime”.
“I take with emotion, great commitment and full responsibility for the mandate that the Mexicans have given me this day” and promised “a new country” because “Mexico has voted for a change of course by a new political change.” “Not for a simply for party rule. It is time to encourage national reconciliation in full democratic normality. “
“It’s time to look ahead, to move the country we are, the Mexico that we can be. Mexico is the nation where anyone can write your own success story. We are a new generation, there is no return to the past “.
Peña Nieto won with between 37.93 and 38.55 of the vote, closely was the candidate of the Progressive Movement, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who got between 30.90 and 31.86 percent.
The National Action Party (PAN), Josefina Vazquez Mota, got between 25.10 and 26.03 percent, and New Alliance’s Gabriel Quadri de la Torre, between 2.27 and 2.57 percent.