Bolivia Bars Ex-President Morales from Running for Senate Seat

For the court, the ex-president, who is in exile in Argentina, does not meet the statutory requirement of having permanent residence in the region he intends to represent.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Bolivia's Supreme Electoral Court (TSE) decided not to authorize Evo Morales to run for the Senate in the May 3rd elections. The main argument is that the ex-president Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?