2 days ago
Calderon was trying to stop drug cartels from morphing into mafias controlling all segments of society.
80 days ago
Mexico's government acknowledged in February that it has a list of 26,121 people who'd vanished without a trace during the government of President Felipe Calderon, who left office Dec. 1.
88 days ago
After Limon said last week that some 27,000 were missing, a member of Calderon's administration disputed the figure, saying the only registry on disappeared people contains 5,319 names.
92 days ago
Combined with the 70,000 dead acknowledged recently by the new administration of President Enrique Pena Nieto, who succeeded Calderon on Dec. 1, the number of the disappeared makes the Calderon...
92 days ago
"Vivanco noted that citizens placed more than 5,000 complaints of abuses against naval and army forces during the Calderon government.
93 days ago
The Calderon administration "ignored this mounting 'disappearance' problem," and Mexican authorities "failed to take serious steps to address it," it says.
93 days ago
Human Rights Watch criticizes former President Felipe Calderon for ignoring the problem, calling it "the most severe crisis of enforced disappearances in Latin America in decades.
93 days ago
When Calderon's predecessor, Vicente Fox, took office in 2000, he pledged to establish a truth commission to determine what had taken place, but no commission was ever formed.
99 days ago
In fact, the relationship was so warm that when Calderon announced his candidacy for the presidency on May 29, 2004, he did so at Gonzalez's Las Palmas ranch in Jalisco state.
101 days ago
"The focus isn't new, but in Calderon's case it was much more of secondary importance, and at least the announcement today in Aguascalientes is about prioritizing the focus on prevention over...
114 days ago
The workers launched a legal battle in October 2009 after then President Felipe Calderon order the dissolution of the state-run Luz Y Fuerza power company.
115 days ago
"On the subject of security, President Calderon went against all logic and turned it into the country's only issue," said Aguilar, who was spokesman for previous President Vicente Fox.
127 days ago
The legality of the Calderon government's last-minute giveaway of casino permits has been challenged by a judge in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, who ordered them annulled.
157 days ago
Murillo elaborated on the new administration's critique of the Calderon strategy, holding it directly responsible for a rise in kidnappings and related crimes over the last six years.
158 days ago
Osorio Chong opened a meeting of the National Security Council on Monday with a grim recitation of statistics on crime that surged under former President Felipe Calderon.
165 days ago
He has proposed focusing on reducing violence rather than capturing top drug lords, a change from his predecessor, Felipe Calderon.
171 days ago
Pena Nieto, who took office three day ago, has said he will change former President Felipe Calderon's security strategy of confronting drug gangs and focus on reducing violence.
176 days ago
"Indeed, Calderon leaves office Saturday amid international media buzz about Mexico's potential growth over the next few years, mainly because of its already booming manufacturing sector.
178 days ago
Calderon has talked only vaguely of what he plans to do after he hands over power Saturday, ending 12 years of rule by his center-right National Action Party, or PAN in its Spanish initials.