"Mexico's new president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador has provided support to its frugal political line by showing up his own nearly empty wallet."
"When he at a press conference introduced the assets of the said López Obrador that he does not have credit card or car. In the wallet he showed up, there were only 200 pesos (92 dollars), as well as a tvådollarssedel the president claims to have received as turpeng."
"Presidentlönen has López Obrador lowered greatly, to 108 744 peso (50 000 sek) net in the month. He at the same time decided that no other state employee may earn more than that have proved more controversial, and challenged in court by the angered high-income earners."
"Even his spartan image that is in question. Critics believe that he just follow a corrupted tradition to write everything on the relatives. His wife, Beatriz Gutiérrez Müller has more money in the bank than what he has, and owns three cars and several properties."
"And he admits that he has a ranch in Chiapas in southernmost Mexico, which he has written to his sons."