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Majority Express Confidence in Election Results

Chrissie Long - May 28, 2010

A survey conducted two weeks after the polls closed on Feb. 7 found that 79.9 percent of Costa Ricans were confident in the honesty of the election…

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Liberals Reject Muni Election Results

Tim Rogers - November 21, 2008

MANAGUA – Amid mounting allegations of voting fraud and explosive bouts of post-electoral street violence in different parts of the country, the opposition Liberal Constitutional Party (PLC)…

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Ortega validates Nicaragua election results amid clamor for do-over

Blake Schmidt - November 21, 2008

GRANADA, Nicaragua – President Daniel Ortega said he will block the opposition´s proposal for a revote of the Nov. 9 elections, as Sandinista supporters celebrated a victory by…

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Nicaraguans Eye Election Results

Blake Schmidt - November 10, 2006

For many Nicaraguan immigrants in Costa Rica, memories of the bloody Sandinista revolution and civil war follow them around like desperate street vendors. “Imagine how many mothers…