Shades of Evita: Argentina's first lady wins presidency

Argentina

Mrs Kirchner has promised to follow the broad policies of her husband

October 29, 2007

(BBC NEWS) — Argentina’s current first lady, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, has secured victory in the country’s presidential election. With most of the ballots counted, Mrs Kirchner had an unassailable lead with 44.6% of the votes. Full Story