El Presidente de México: “We’re not going to be a model” for innovation

The president of Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, has promised to make Mexico the “model” of innovation and economic growth as he seeks a second term in office.

The announcement comes as President Peña has taken steps to overhaul the country’s notoriously corrupt drug war, while also trying to bolster foreign investment.

The president is also pushing to improve access to healthcare and education.

The President Perespeciales presidency is the first time the country has elected a female president, and the announcement comes just days after he launched his campaign for re-election.