After an aggressive grassroots campaign, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto recently announced the enactment of sweeping changes to Mexico’s anti-corruption regime. The new law is a significant step toward transparency in a country that consistently ranks among the most corrupt in the region and the world.
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On Mexico’s central Pacific coast, in the state of Sinaloa, where drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's cartel has terrorized the local police and populace for decades, lawmakers have now limited what journalists can report about violent crime.
Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto wants to open the state oil company to private and foreign investment.
Last week, Enrique Peña Nieto (left) took power as the new president of Mexico.
Last week Mexico's Lower House approved what may be a final legislative initiative by outgoing president Felipe Calderon.
Last week, Senator Emilio Gamboa Patron, from Mexico's Revolutionary Institutional Party (PRI), said two anti-corruption proposals from President Enrique Pena Nieto will be introduced to the national legislature in the next 15 days.