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AMLO’s First 100 Days as Team Mexico Manager

By RICARDO CASTILLO     Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador(AMLO) is currently preparing his report on his first 100 days in office. The precise day will be Sunday, March 10, but he’s already announced that he will instead blow his own horn on Monday, March 11, during his daily morning press conference at the National Palace in Mexico City. Last Wednesday,March

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Consumers Pay Price for Mexican Fuel Theft Crackdown

By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF     Gasoline theft might have dropped significantly as a result of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s (AMLO) ambitious crackdown on huachicoleo (fuel piracy), but its consumers who are paying the price at the pumps. According to government’s Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE), between the second and third weeks of February, the average price nationwide of

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Three Real Emergencies the US Must Address on its Southern Border

By EARL ANTHONY WAYNE     (The following article first appeared in the U.S. political website “The Hill” and is being republished in Pulse News Mexico with specific prior permission.) The negotiations in Washington over security at the U.S. southern border should focus on three of the real emergencies that are causing widespread human suffering and exacting high costs in both the United States and Mexico: illegal drug trafficking

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Anxiety Over AMLO’s Disdain for Personal Security Mounts

By RICARDO CASTILLO     There’s a growing concern among most Mexicans over President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s (AMLO) disdain for personal security. Friends and political opponents agree that the lax security that has surrounded him for the little over two months he’s been in office has to be reinforced. The president’s problem is that he considers himself to be just one more

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Pemex Union Boss Defiant Despite Pending Indictment

By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF     Carlos Romero Deschamps, head of the powerful Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) workers group, the Mexican Oil Workers Union (STPRM), said Wednesday, Jan. 31, that he is not concerned about the alleged charges against him. Earlier in the day, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) said Romero Deschamps will soon be charged with alleged fuel

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AMLO Receives Death Threat from Huachicoleros

By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF     A cloth banner painted with threats to the life of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) was found just outside the Salamanca refinery in the central state of Guanajuato, presidential spokesperson Jesús Ramírez Cuevas said on Thursday, Jan. 31. The banner, which was found by local police, was allegedly signed by the assumed

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