Uruguay Elections - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Uruguay Elections


Ruling party faces exit as Uruguay votes for president

Nov 24, 2019 - 9:24 PM

A win for the right would 'reflect a trend in the region of voters rejecting the incumbent party over disappointing results,' an analyst says

RUN-OFF. This combination of pictures shows Uruguay's presidential candidate for the Partido Nacional party, Luis Lacalle Pou (L), on October 27, 2019, and Uruguay's presidential candidate for the ruling Frente Amplio (Broad Front) party, Daniel Martinez, on October 23, 2019, both in Montevideo. Photos by Eitan Abramovich and Pablo Porciuncula/AFP

Left leading but set for Uruguay presidential run-off with center-right

Oct 28, 2019 - 10:34 AM

Uruguayans meanwhile reject a constitutional reform that included the establishment of a military police force, and vote to elect all 99 deputies and 30 senators in the Congress

ELECTIONS. Supporters of the presidential candidate for Uruguay's leftist governing coalition Frente Amplio, Daniel Martinez, cheer at the party's headquarters in Montevideo after polls closed in the country's general election on October 27, 2019. Photo by Pablo Porciuncula/AFP