The following politicians aspire to to become Colombia’s President in the May 25 election. To help you pick your candidate, here’s the candidates’ biographies, their political proposals and how they are doing in the polls.
Juan Manuel Santos
President Juan Manuel Santos, 62, seeks to be re-elected after a turbulent first term. Having received international recognition for his attempt to negotiate peace with the country’s largest rebel group FARC, the president suffers low approval ratings at home over ongoing crises in the country’s agricultural and health sectors.