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    Inside Story Americas - Mexico's elections: Back to the future?

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    It is a brutal, bloody battle, that has left more than 50,000 dead, but Mexico's presidential candidates have only made vague promises about the drug war. Why has the economy so roundly trumped security as an election issue? What are the main challenges facing Mexico's next president? And what would a return to a PRI-dominated government mean for Mexico's democracy?