Mexico Elections PRI

March 30, 2012 - 9:42 AM
In this Jan. 5, 2012 photo, Enrique Pena Nieto, presidential candidate for the Revolutionary Institutional Party (PRI) speaks in Mexico City. The 2012 presidential race, which officially begins Friday March 30, 2012, is the PRI's race to lose. A dozen years ago, voters rose up and ended its 71-year iron grip on power, and many thought it had suffered its death knell. Elections are July 1. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)