A Christian Conservative takes the lead in Costa Rican Presidential Elections

The Costa Rican Presidential Elections ended up in a run off election between the conservative right evangelical Fabricio Alvarado of Partido Restauracion Nacional  (PRN)  and the center left candidate of the Partido Accion Ciudadana (PAC), Carlos Alvarado. Voter participation in this
Read More

Presidential Elections in Costa Rica in 2018

Costa Rica will have Presidential Elections on February 4, 2018.   For this election there are 3,322,329 registered voters of which 50.18% are female and 49.82% are male. Who is running for President ? In this election we have 13 presidential candidates.   Among them you have 7 lawyer
Read More

Municipal Elections in Costa Rica

Costa Rica held Municipal elections which elected the mayor’s and the local council seats for the 81 municipalities of Costa Rica.   The clear trend is the return of the 2 party system of Liberacion Nacional and Social Christian Party (PUSC).   The good news is that the rate of
Read More

Costa Rica Congress for 2014-2018

Costa Rica held Congressional elections to elect the 57 deputies of the National Assembly for the 2014 to 2018 congressional period.  Nine political parties are represented in the current congress of Costa Rica.  Those parties are as follows: Liberacion Nacional (National Liberation P
Read More