On April 26th Buenos Aires has held its first PASO elections. PASO stands for Simultaneous and Obligatory Open Primary elections. In this election two main things are decided:
- Which candidate will pass as the official candidate for each political party for the final elections
- Each political party has to achieve at least 1.5% of the total votes to be able to continue on the election race.
These were my first elections inside a newsroom and it was thrilling!! It was like being inside a movie surrounded by journalists waiting for the initial results to rush to their computers to ...more ...