15/12/2013 Michelle Bachelet is re-elected President of Chile
Bachelet Has Big Win In Chile Presidential Vote
Bachelet Re-elected Chile's President
Prospects for Chile's presidential election
Socialist Michelle Bachelet takes Chile presidential with a landslide
In the presidential election, former president Michelle Bachelet fell short of the absolute majority needed for an outright win. In the runoff election, she beat former senator and Minister of Labor Evelyn Matthei with over 62% of the vote, with turnout significantly lower than in the first round.