In 2018, the three biggest countries in Latin America—Brazil, Colombia, and Mexico—will elect new presidents. But those aren’t the only ones where voters head to the ballot box in a year that could see sweeping political changes across the region. Here’s who’s voting and when:
- Brazil: October 7 presidential and legislative elections, October 28 runoff
- Colombia: March 11 legislative elections, May 27 presidential; June 17 runoff
- Costa Rica: February 4 presidential and legislative elections; April 1 runoff
- Cuba: April 19 presidential transition of power
- El Salvador: March 4 legislative elections
- Mexico: July 1 presidential and legislative elections
- Paraguay: April 22 presidential and legislative elections
- United States: November 6 legislative elections
- Venezuela: April 22 presidential election
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