Candidates for Governor of Chiapas

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Roberto Albores Gleason

Roberto Albores Gleason is the PRI candidate for governor of Chiapas. He is currently a senator representing Chiapas LXII legislature. Gleason served as a deputy federal in Mexico’s LXI legislature and was the former president of Partido Revolucionario Institucional’s directorial committee. He received his undergraduate degree at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) and studied economic development at the London School of Economics.





Rutilio Escandón

Rutilio Escandón is running for governor of Chiapas as the candidate for the Partido de la Revolución Democrática (PRD). Previously, he was the magistrate president of the judiciary of Chiapas. He served as deputy federal of the LX legislature of the Congress of the Union, and was twice elected senator for Chiapas. He has been a professor at the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Tuxtla, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and Colegio La Salle. He is a licensed lawyer and has a master’s and Ph.D. in law.



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