Candidates for Governor of Yucatan

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Mauricio Vila Dosal

Mauricio Vila Dosal is confirmed as the PAN candidate for governor of Yucatan. He served as mayor of Mérida from 2015 to January 2018, when he stepped down to enter the gubernatorial race. He has a law degree from the Universidad Marista de Mérida, an MBA from the University of Phoenix and a master’s degree in political management and strategic governance from George Washington University.





Mauricio Sahuí Rivero

Mauricio Sahuí Rivero is running for governor of Yucatan under the PRI. He was the state secretary for social development but resigned to seek the governorship. He previously served as a federal deputy representing Yucatán in the LXII legislature. He has a law degree from the Autonomous University of Yucatan and a master’s degree from George Washington University.





Jorge Zavala Castro

Jorge Zavala Castro is the PRD candidate for governor of Yucatan. He is a surgeon and researcher, specializing in cellular and molecular biology. He is also the director of the Center of Regional Research.



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