The election was a clear vote of no confidence for President Felipe Calderon and his ruling National Action Party after 12 years in power.
July 2, 2012Mexican presidential candidate Enrique Peña Nieto of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) talks with his daughter Regina as he awaits the election results in Mexico City. Results of an official preliminary count indicated Peña Nieto holds an 11 percentage point lead over Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.Daniel Aguilar/Getty Images
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.