REYNOSA, Tamps - The billboard pictured above sits above the Maquiladora Operators Union in the Rodríguez colonia in Reynosa. Presidents Obama and Raul Castro appear in commemoration of their agreement to thaw the chill in U.S.-Cuban diplomatic relations. In English, the...
McALLEN, RGV - Former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Tony Garza believes violence in Mexico threatens to undermine the sweeping reforms enacted by President Peña Nieto with investors lacking confidence that their contracts or investments will be respected. Even more importantly...
McALLEN, RGV - State Sen. Eddie Lucio says he is going to look at legislation already on the books to see if it can be used to help him create a Texas-Mexico Commission and a Border Czar. The legislation was...
McALLEN, RGV - The legislation wasn’t brought up directly at the Border to Border Transportation Conference but former state Senator Eliot Shapleigh’s bill to create a Texas-Mexico Border Czar and a Texas-Mexico Border Commission was referenced indirectly. The conversation started...
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Out of all the structural reforms initiated by the administration of President Peña Nieto, the most complicated appears to be the energy reform. Mexico's general public and policy makers expected heated discussions and debate as to...
MERCEDES, RGV - The Congressional Hispanic Caucus has enthusiastically welcomed President Obama’s nomination of Maria Echaveste as the next U.S. Ambassador to Mexico and urged the U.S. Senate to act expeditiously in confirming the nomination. The National Association of Latino...
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, RGV - On the eve of his group’s annual conference, the outgoing president of the South Texas County Judges and Commissioners Association says more attention needs to be paid to the importance of trade with Mexico. Zapata...
McALLEN, RGV - If elected governor of Texas, state Senator Wendy Davis will work tirelessly to improve trading relations with Mexico, including investing in infrastructure at border ports of entry. The Fort Worth Democrat outlined some of her top priorities...
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Following Mexico’s 2013 constitutional reforms on politics, telecommunications, tax and energy, the next step is to enact regulations containing the corresponding structural changes necessitated by such reforms. In accordance with the principal that if one can...
EDINBURG, RGV - It is time. It is time for a Biblical Lazareth to come forth again. President Lázaro Cárdenas del Rio came forth eight decades ago to protect and extend Mexico’s nationalism. He served as president from 1934 to...

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