Mexican President Obrador proposes constitutional amendment for a recall referendum on his presidency in 2021

By Dave Graham and Hugh Bronstein, 19 June
Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (photo credit: Reuters/Gustavo Graf)
Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (photo credit: Reuters/Gustavo Graf)
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Tuesday proposed holding a recall referendum on his presidency on March 21, 2021 if Congress cannot agree to a constitutional change permitting the vote during mid-term legislative elections. Lopez Obrador took office in December vowing to give the public a chance to vote him out of office halfway through his six-year term, but the plan has met resistance in the Senate from opposition lawmakers concerned about its implications.
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