- Chile presidential candidates square off in debate Updated: Dec-06-13 1:28 pm
- Chilean student leader backs Bachelet's reform Updated: Nov-21-13 10:35 pm
- Bachelet wins Chile vote, but reforms in peril Updated: Nov-18-13 3:19 pm
SANTIAGO, Chile - Michelle Bachelet defended promises of deep social changes while her conservative rival Evelyn Matthei said reducing poverty and crime are more important than Bachelet's call for free education during a debate ahead of the presidential elections.
SANTIAGO, Chile - Camila Vallejo, the public face of Chile's student movement, backs Michelle Bachelet and trusts that the presidential favorite's proposed reform of the education system will soon become a reality.
SANTIAGO, Chile - Michelle Bachelet nearly doubled her conservative rival's votes in the first round of Chile's presidential election, but her center-left coalition fell short of the gains in Congress needed to keep many of her promises.