Giammatte: The fourth time’s a charm

Unfortunately, the evidence would seem to indicate that Alejandro Giammattei’s presidency will be much like that of his predecessor, Jimmy Morales. In case you are interested in some of my thoughts from Sunday's election in Guatemala, you can read what I had to say in these recent news stories.

Guatemalans worry about graft after Giammattei wins election. Associated Press. Sonia Perez (August 12).

Michael Allison on Guatemala's economic outlook with incoming president. CGTN America. Roee Ruttenberg (August 12).

Guatemala’s new president faces U.S. challenges on migration. Catholic News Service. David Agren (August 12).

Guatemala elects right-wing president amid dismal turnout. Washington Post. Sandra Cuffe (August 12).