Friday Aug 15
Mexican Political Party Removes Legislative Leaders After Scandal
The chairman of Mexico's conservative National Action Party, or PAN, announced the dismissal of the party's leaders in the lower house of Congress after they were caught on video dancing with scantily clad women at a private party.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Embarrassing video costs Mexican politician Luis Villarreal his job
The head of Mexico's former ruling party, Gustavo Madero, on Wednesday fired Congressman Luis Villarreal from his position as leader of the group's delegation in the lower House of Deputies.
The Las Vegas Sun
Mexico conservatives replace congressional whip
Mexico's conservative National Action Party has replaced its congressional minority leader after he and other party leaders were seen on a video dancing with escorts.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Myrtle Beach Online
Mexican Senate nears final vote on oil opening
The Senate was expected to approve the final packages of laws to regulate private oil and gas drilling that is being allowed for the first time since the industry was nationalized 76 years ago.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Energy reform still faces hurdles
President Enrique Pea Nieto's reform agenda aims to introduce competition in the Mexican economy.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Debate rages over Mexico's plan to open energy markets
Greenpeace activists outside the National Palace in Mexico City hold banners denouncing the energy overhaul supported by Mexican President Enrique PeA a Nieto: "EPN: Your energy reform destroys Mexico."
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Mexican lawmakers approve key plank of energy reform with tweaks
Lawmakers in Mexico's lower house approved on Tuesday a key package of bills needed to implement a landmark energy overhaul, but made minor changes that will now need to be approved by the Senate.