Global Post – There is no doubt that Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto had a crappy end to 2014.
Amid violence, scandals, and a sinking peso, his popularity rating tumbled 20 points to 39 percent, according to a new Reforma newspaper poll.
Hoping to turn things around in 2015, Peña Nieto released a new year video, showing images of protests and violence transforming into images of progress and happiness. “We leave behind a year of challenges and learning,” Peña Nieto tweeted. “With integrity and determination, let’s welcome 2015.”
Making such a transformation a reality looks like an uphill struggle. Here are five mountainous challenges that the president faces in 2015: