Argentine midterm primary delivers political slap to leader Fernandez




 
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Argentine midterm primary delivers political slap to leader Fernandez
 
August 12th, 2013  
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Argentine midterm primary delivers political slap to leader Fernandez
By Hugh Bronstein BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - A possible re-election bid by Argentine President Cristina Fernandez seemed less likely on Sunday after Buenos Aires province rejected her candidate in the midterm congressional primary, nominating instead a pro-business, small-town mayor. The win by Sergio Massa - from the affluent suburb of Tigre, known for its picturesque canals - makes him a national figure and may set the stage for him to run for president in 2015. ...




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