October 21, 2005
Arturo Montiel Rojas dropped out of the race for the opposition PRI party's
Arturo Montiel Rojas dropped out of the race for the opposition PRI party's nomination to run for president in 2006. He left the field open to party boss Roberto Madrazo to run on the PRI ticket in next year's three-way presidential race. Montiel apparently quit after a broadcast investigating his son's finances was aired by Televisa, Mexico's dominant TV channel.