TITLE

Calderon's Visit to Washington

AUTHOR(S)
P�rez-Rocha, Manuel
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Foreign Policy in Focus;5/24/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the visit of Mexican President Felipe Calder�n to the U.S. in May 2010. It notes that Calder�n assumed the advantage of being a victim of U.S. drug consumption and weak gun laws in which he delivered a speech calling for immigration policy reform and a traffic ban on high-caliber arms and illicit money coming from the U.S. and entering Mexico. It mentions that President Barack Obama offered his support to Calder�n yet admitted that 60% approval of the Senate is needed to have immigration reformed.
ACCESSION #
51266783

 

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