Maru Campos is recognized as the new governor-elect of Chihuahua


Maru Campos has become the virtual winner for governor of the state of Chihuahua after the elections took place this Sunday, June 6th and citizens came out to exercise their right to vote.

In this way, the electoral authority collected the quick counts and, after two days, declared the candidate of the National Action Party (PAN) as a virtual winner.

Governor recognizes the triumph of Maru Campos

Through a press conference, the current governor of Chihuahua, Javier Corral, recognized the triumph of Maru Campos, as this was the will of the citizens:

“We recognize the victory of Maru Campos in the election, the preliminary results are there, available to all citizens, with a clear advantage over her closest opponent, Morena's candidate. These results should not only be recognized, but respected, we are never going to fight with the popular will, we are democrats and of course, in a democratic process, what any authority must do is to recognize and respect the will of the people."
Javier Corral, governor of Chihuahua.

María Eugenia Campos Galván, better known as Maru Campos, was designated by the PAN to compete and become the governor of the state of Chihuahua. Here is a brief account of her political trajectory, prior to the 2021 Elections:

She is a lawyer
She has a master's degree in Latin American Studies and Government
She was a Liconsa delegate
She served as secretary of the Foreign Relations Commission
She is a member of the Federal District and Public Function commissions
She was elected a local deputy to the Congress of the State of Chihuahua by the XVII Local Electoral District of Chihuahua for the LXIV Legislature
In 2016 she became the first woman mayor of the municipality of Chihuahua

Source: UNO TV

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