Thomson ReutersFebruary 14, 2013 09:31
* Millions won over with public spending programs
* Healthcare, education and roads have improved
* Foreign investment needed to cut dependency on oil exports
By Eduardo Garcia
QUITO, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa, one of Latin America's most outspoken leftist leaders, is almost certain to win re-election on Sunday thanks to heavy state spending that has benefited the poor.