Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Pepe Lobo the most voted for president in Honduran history

Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Porfirio "Pepe" Lobo has emerged as the most voted for president in the democratic history of Honduras, confirmed the magistrates of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE).

"The unofficial figures, which will become official with the declaration, indicate that Porfirio Lobo Sosa is the presidential candidate who has received most votes in our history," said Magistrate David Matamoros.

With this number of favorable votes, Lobo beats Ricardo Maduro, also of the National Party, who in the 2001 general elections received 1,134,000 votes.

The voting table documents audited so far favor "Pepe" with over 1,195,000 votes and according to TSE projections will exceed one million 200 thousand votes.

Translated from El Heraldo

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