El Salvador Votes and Cold War Resumes

Elections in El Salvador failed to provide a clear winner on Sunday, a symptom of the country's political leadership's failure to outline a viable economic agenda. 

The battle for El Salvador's presidency between the leftist FMLN and the right-wing ARENA party remains in suspense after neither candidate won the requisite majority of votes Sunday. That Salvadorans failed to pick a leader between such polar opposites is the latest symptom of political paralysis amid a deficit of ideas.

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