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Mexico Senate approves major political reforms

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MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s Senate has passed the most dramatic political reform attempt in decades that would allow re-election of federal legislators, create new election oversight and make the Attorney General’s office independent from the executive.

The Senate approved the overall reform late Tuesday, but continued to debate certain details early today. The reform measure still has to be approved by the lower House.

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