Tag: Argentines

In Rebuke to Kirchner, Argentines Elect Opposition Leader Mauricio Macri as President

Photo Supporters of the presidential candidate Mauricio Macri cheered in Buenos Aires on Sunday. Credit Emiliano Lasalvia/Agence France-Presse â?? Getty Images BUENOS AIRES â?? Argentine voters handed a decisive victory to Mauricio Macri in the countryâ??s presidential election on Sunday, delivering a strong mandate to an opposition political figure in search of to roll back…


Argentines contemplate past policies and future in election

By PETER PRENGAMAN, Related Press BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — From rising crime to soaring prices, Argentines will have a lot on their thoughts in the course of Sunday’s runoff election that is seen as a referendum on the left-leaning policies of polarizing President Cristina Fernandez and could eventually have ripple effects across South America….