Argentina's Fernandez leads Macri with first results counted, heading toward outright win
Monday, 28 October 2019 Argentina's Alberto Fernandez was leading the presidential election on Sunday and was on track to win outright, according to a count of 73% of the ballots, a result that would shift Latin America's No. 3 economy firmly back toward the Peronist left.
Peronist Alberto Fernandez had 47.79 percent of the vote ahead of Macri who only had 40.71 percent. With more than 90 percent of ballots counted, Fernandez went over the 45 percent threshold needed. It..