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What does PRI stand for?

PRI stands for Partido Revolucionario Institucional (Spanish: Institutional Revolutionary Party, México)

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The party of Calles, the Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI), which ruled Mexico for 70 years, is split on the issue, while the far-left Partido de la Revolucion Democratica (PRD), an off-shoot of the PRI, adamantly clings to the anti-Christian constitutional provision.
The people were fed up with the crushing domination of the Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI).
com's non-partisan approach, Publicum Estrategias has an extensive experience working with a diverse pool of presidential and local political level projects within several Mexican political parties, such as the Partido Revolucionario Institucional (Institutional Revolutionary Party), Partido de la Revolucion Democratica, (Democratic Revolutionary Party), Partido Accion Nacional (National Action Party), among others.
Manlio Fabio Beltrones, president of the Mexican Congress and a leading member of the Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI), Felipe Calderon, a former Mexican energy secretary, and Amalia Garcia, Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD) gubernatorial candidate for the northern Mexican State of Zacatecas led the debate on Mexico's electoral panorama for 2006.
By the 1940s a system had evolved, managed by the Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI), that appeared to satisfy major elements in Mexico, bureaucrats, the military, the middle classes, labor, and the peasantry.
They gave their support to Ernesto Zedillo, the candidate of the Partido Revolucionario Institucional, or PRI, which has monopolized the presidency for sixty-five years.