PHOTOS: Costa Rica’s media swarms on Election Day
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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PHOTOS: Costa Rica’s media swarms on Election Day

The Tico Times - April 4, 2018

One treasured aspect of a Costa Rican Election Day is the access voters have to candidates and other leaders as they vote at their local polling places...…

Costa Rica’s Election Day: They all thought they’d win, and so did I
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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Costa Rica’s Election Day: They all thought they’d win, and so did I

Elizabeth Lang - April 3, 2018

Sunday, April 1, 2018: Today we’re all Costa Rica. Today we’re all in this together. Waking up at 4:00 a.m. is no problem for photojournalist Jonathan Jiménez…

How popsicle sales predicted Costa Rica’s election result
Election Day
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Election Day
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How popsicle sales predicted Costa Rica’s election result

Katherine Stanley - April 3, 2018

Sunday's surprising landslide in favor of Carlos Alvarado in Costa Rica's presidential elections confounded many pollsters, a majority of whom had shown a neck-and-neck race or an…

PHOTOS: Costa Rica’s political dogs on Election Day
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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PHOTOS: Costa Rica’s political dogs on Election Day

Alexander Villegas - April 2, 2018

Costa Ricans voted in droves during yesterday's presidential elections. A total of 67.03 percent of the electorate turned out to vote, the first time that turnout has…

Carlos Alvarado wins Costa Rica’s presidency in a landslide
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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Carlos Alvarado wins Costa Rica’s presidency in a landslide

Katherine Stanley - April 1, 2018

With 90.6 percent of votes recorded at press time, Carlos Alvarado has won the presidency of Costa Rica with 60.7 percent of the vote, over 39.3 percent…

Fabricio Alvarado gives concession speech in Costa Rica
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Uncategorized
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Fabricio Alvarado gives concession speech in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - April 1, 2018

"We're not sad," Fabricio Alvarado told his supporters, gathered before a stage on Paseo Colón in western San José. "We made history." The former legislator and evangelical…

BREAKING: Carlos Alvarado wins 60.6 percent of vote with 90.6 of votes recorded in Costa Rica
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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BREAKING: Carlos Alvarado wins 60.6 percent of vote with 90.6 of votes recorded in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - April 1, 2018

Costa Rica's Supreme Elections Tribunal (TSE) announced its first set of results in the country's presidential runoff, updated to 8:05 pm. 90.6 percent of reports were reported.…

Images from a busy, hot Election Day in Costa Rica
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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Images from a busy, hot Election Day in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - April 1, 2018

Flags, honking horns, a few protests, and excitement as candidates were glimpsed at interviews or polling stations around the Central Valley have made for an unusually active…

Candidates kick off an unusual Election Day in Costa Rica
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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Candidates kick off an unusual Election Day in Costa Rica

AFP - April 1, 2018

Polling stations across Costa Rica opened early Sunday for a presidential election that has split the country between an ultra-conservative evangelical preacher and a former Cabinet minister from the…

PHOTOS: Final pre-election activities for Costa Rica’s candidates
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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PHOTOS: Final pre-election activities for Costa Rica’s candidates

Elizabeth Lang - April 1, 2018

Costa Rican presidential candidates Fabricio Alvarado, from the National Restoration Party (PRN), and Carlos Alvarado, from the Citizen Action Party (PAC), spent the last days before the…