Mexican electoral campaign flush with illegal funding

In this April 11, 2018 file photo, independent presidential candidate Jaime Rodriguez known as “El Bronco” speaks with the press at the airport in Mexico City. Mexico’s electoral institute announced Monday, May 28, 2018, that it has fined Rodriguez more than $37,000 (739,000 pesos) for an assortment of alleged campaign violations. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte, File)

MEXICO CITY — For every peso declared to Mexican electoral authorities by political parties and candidates, 15 more are moving under the table, according to a report Tuesday on the problem of illegal campaign finance.