REYNOSA, Tamaulipas - The State of Tamaulipas has inaugurated the largest wind farm in Latin America and announced that tourism has increased over the last year. The wind farm is known as Parque Eólico Reynosa (Reynosa Wind Farm) is owned...
It’s been over a month since President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador swept the election to become Mexico’s next leader. With 53 percent of the votes, López Obrador won every Mexican state except Guanajuato, and received a higher percentage of the overall vote...
“Abajo! Rapido!” My dance teacher shouted on a Wednesday afternoon. I was 14. “Hide! Fast!”  In the middle of warm-up, a firework-like-sound brought everyone in Ms. Rosa’s hip-hop class to a standstill. I did not realize what was happening until...
Imagine a Mexican “Magical Mystery Tour.” I was on one. I have just returned from a trip to magical towns in the fascinating, central Mexico state of Guanajuato. The magic arises from tradition-- pre-Hispanic era and colonial heritage. It is...
MCALLEN, RGV - Mexican President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s plan to cut the value-added tax (IVA) rate from 16 percent to eight percent and create a new economic zone near the Mexico-United States border could lead to an economic...
EDINBURG, RGV - Foreign direct investment, immigration, the war on drugs - these are just some of the areas where public policy could change once Andrés Manuel López Obrador becomes president of Mexico on Dec. 1. The leader and founder...
In recent days, McAllen, Texas, has been the focus of the attention of world. Immigration events on the U.S. border with Mexico have drawn U.S. officials, media, pro and con supporters of current immigration policy.  Soon, nearby Edinburg, Texas, home...
Mexicans have elected Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador president by a wide margin.  President-elect Lopez Obrador is a left-leaning, long-time politician who ran on a platform emphasizing change and a reduction in corruption and violence.  Both major candidates in the race expressed...
Amid persistent chants of “presidente” from his supporters, Andrés Manuel López Obrador took the stage Sunday night to give his acceptance speech and make history as the country’s first president who was not part of the country’s two major...
MCALLEN, RGV - With Mexican general elections scheduled for July 1, Congressman Henry Cuellar says there is a chance for Mexico to have a president very much like Donald Trump. One of the candidates for the Mexican general elections is...

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