Since Chile doesn’t have congressional mid-term elections, local elections—held almost three years after the presidential contest—serve to measure the popularity of the ruling coalition.
As President Michelle Bachelet enters her last year in office, presidential hopefuls in Chile are aligning along a left-right and a new-old divide to attract indifferent voters
Eunicio Oliveira, del PMDB, fue elegido para presidir la Cámara alta. El senador, que podría estar vinculado al escándalo de corrupción en torno a Odebrecht, contó con el apoyo de siete legisladores del PT
The “popular” Michelle Bachelet administration, the one that called itself the voice of the people and bragged about its progressive reforms, has suffered a painful setback.