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3:45 am
Mon July 2, 2012

Mexico Returns Former Ruling Party To Power

PRI candidate Enrique Pena Nieto campaigns in Mexico City
Associated Press

Mexico's old guard sailed back into power after a 12-year hiatus Sunday as the official preliminary vote count handed a victory to Enrique Pena Nieto, whose party was long accused of ruling the country through corruption and patronage.

The second place candidate, leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, refused to concede, saying he would wait for a full count.

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