Mexico Institute Director Andrew Selee on the latest El Universal poll

Andrew Selee, The Mexico Institute’s Elections Guide, 2/23/2012

In the latest El Universal poll, Enrique Peña Nieto maintains a clear lead, but Josefina Vázquez Mota also goes up significantly and her positive numbers overall improve. Andrés Manuel López Obrador seems stuck in third place, but his positive numbers also improved dramatically, which suggests a potential for further growth.

Equally interesting are the respondents’ views of the parties and what they would do. It is clear that the PRI strong suit is the perception of “competence,” the PAN “a better government,” and the PRD a “government that works for the people,” which have been the central messages of the candidates so far.

Click here to view the poll results…


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: