A New President For Costa Rica

Today was the run-off election, so Costa Rica now has a new President-elect: As I mentioned in the last post, the first round of the election was in February, but no candidate got more than 40% of the votes, so they had to move to a second round between the top two candidates. In fact, the polling before the first round proved to be absurdly bad, as usual. It said that the party in power, PLN (National Liberation Party) would probably get more than 40%, but their candidate got around 29%. Read more [...]