2015 PASO CABA Elections

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 ...

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