No menu items!


- Advertisement -spot_img

Popular Articles


Former Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla Resigns from the PLN

Yesterday, former President Laura Chinchilla announced her resignation from Partido Liberación Nacional. Chinchilla wrote in a letter explaining her reasons for leaving the political party....

Costa Rica’s guilty voters

One Costa Rican voter's shame at betraying her party roots.

Antonio Álvarez Desanti and the memory of bygone bipartisanship

The presidential campaign of Antonio Alvarez Desanti shows how much Costa Rican politics have changed in this new century.

Citizen Action Party nominates presidential candidate for 2018

A journalist and political scientist, Carlos Alvarado Quesada said that the struggle to keep his party in Casa Presidencial “has just began.”

San José Mayor Johnny Araya returns to his former party

PLN's presidential candidate Antonio Álvarez Desanti welcomed Araya back and said he will be an important part of his campaign.

Presidential nominee Antonio Álvarez Desanti to step down as legislator

While votes are still being counted, the party has moved on.

UPDATE: Álvarez Desanti maintains in Liberation primary; late-night vote-counting drama

The PLN Internal Elections Tribunal's decision to suspend its count caused candidate Álvarez Desanti to express concerns about potential fraud.

Who’s who on the PLN ballot: forecasts for tomorrow’s presidential primary

Four candidates will seek the nomination for the social democratic party, which has elected seven Costa Rica presidents since its founding in 1951.

Six suspects arrested for fraud scheme that caused millions in losses

Prosecutors say those arrested are part of a criminal network that manipulated board member elections in favor of people who facilitated loans to certain cooperatives.

Former Costa Rica President Luis Alberto Monge Álvarez dies at 90

President Luis Alberto Monge Álvarez was the last surviving member of the National Assembly that drafted and approved Costa Rica’s current constitution.

Latest news

- Advertisement -spot_img