Former Minister of Labor and Social Security, Carlos Alvarado and – no relation – Evangelical singer, Fabricio Alvarado are tied in the race to be Costa Rica’s next president.
Fabricio Alvarado (left) of the Partido Restauración Nacional and Carlos Alvarado (right) of the Partido Acción Ciudadana during a debate Monday night organized by the College of Engineers and Architects. Photo Jeffrey Zamora
According to a poll released Tuesday, 41% plan to vote for Carlos, while 39% would vote for Fabricio, in the second round voting that will take place on Sunday, April 1.
The Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR) – University of Costa Rica – took in the response of 1,000 people interviewed by telephone between February 27 and 28. The poll has a margin of error of 3.1 percentage