As early election returns are posted, Enrique Peña Nieto is in the lead and projected to win the presidency in Mexico.
The Minister President of the Federal Electoral Institute (IFE), Leonardo Valdés Zurita, reported, according to the trend resulting in the quick count, the candidate of the coalition commitment by Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, is emerging as virtual winner of the elections President of the Republic.
Today we saw a normal democracy, we have consolidated our electoral democracy. Thanks to all citizens, political parties and candidates who participated in this contest, employees and partners, but above all because of you that voted, "Valdes said in announcing the quick count results.
According to data released by Valdes, the leader of the PRI-PVEM alliance between 37.93 and 38.55 earned% of the votes, followed by the candidate of the Progressive Movement coalition, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador with 30. 90 and 31.86% in the third Josefina Vazquez Mota is with 25.10 and 26.03% and finally Gabriel Quadri with 2.27 and 2.57%.