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> So far on the campaign trail, López Obrador has mostly resisted attacking Trump, but that might not last. As tensions heighten between the two countries over hot button issues, mainly trade and migration.
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The latest poll shows, he has a 26% lead compared to his closest rival.>> I'm Habovi Cooper for Reuters, and estadio as take a largest football stadium in Mexico City where Lopez Obrador is wrapping up his election campaign surrounded by supporters. For years, Lopez Obrador was campaigning in far flung villages, sometimes to just a handful of people.
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But, he’s come a long way since then, and this rally is his final push.>> Lopez Obrador, commonly referred to by his acronym AMLO created the National Regeneration Movement or Morena Party in 2014. And spent years establishing a rare connection with poor and wealthy of voters.>>
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>> With a promise to end corruption topping his agenda.>>
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And most importantly, he has vow to improve the security situation in Mexico where record 29,000 people were murdered last year. And while he's well laughed at home, López Obrador's strong will, sharp tongue, and determination to upend politics, have worried critics and drawn comparisons to US President Donald Trump.
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