Quick count: Bolivia's Morales coasts to 3rd term

October 13, 2014 12:47 AM

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EL ALTO, Bolivia (AP) — Evo Morales easily won an unprecedented third term as Bolivia's president Sunday on the strength of the economic and political stability brought by his government, according to an unofficial quick count of the vote and an exit poll.

An unofficial quick count by the polling company Ipsos for ATB television gave him 59.5 percent of the vote against 25.3 percent for cement magnate Samuel Doria Medina, the top vote-getter among four challengers.

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