Challenges for the 2006 Mexican Elections
You are cordially invited to join us for a roundtable discussion with
Jacqueline Peschard, Woodrow Wilson Center/Comexi Public Policy Scholar, professor at UNAM, and a former Citizen Councilor of the Federal Electoral Institute
Jesús Silva-Herzog Márquez, Professor at ITAM, columnist with Reforma, and host of the television program "Entre Tres" on TV Azteca
Armand Peschard-Sverdrup, Director, Mexico Project, Center for Strategic and International Studies
Moderator: Andrew Selee, Director, Mexico Institute, Woodrow Wilson Center
What are the key challenges in Mexico's upcoming federal elections? How will electoral conflict be dealt with? How likely are the current frontrunners to become their parties' candidates? Will the political parties divide? How will the media cover the elections? What will be the key issues that will influence the outcome of the elections?