Colombian anti-corruption referendum fails to meet quorum

Voting juries await voters at the seven-question referendum on anti-corruption measures in Bogota, Colombia August 26, 2018. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

BOGOTA (Reuters) – A referendum vote on seven anti-corruption measures failed to meet quorum in Colombia on Sunday, nullifying the results even though each of the measures, including a reduction in lawmakers’ salaries and term limits for public posts, got at least 99 percent support. Corruption has become a hot topic in the country in […]

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