• People attend a rally of Ecuador's President and candidate for re-election Rafael Correa, not in picture, in Guayaquil, Ecuador, Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013.

    Loathed by free-marketers, embraced by beneficiaries of state largesse, the leftist seems ready to coast to victory Sunday.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 14, 2013, 5:01 PM EST