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Previewing President Obama's Visit to Mexico


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President Barack Obama shakes hands with President-elect Enrique Pena Nieto of Mexico during a bilateral meeting at the White House on November 27, 2012.
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President Barack Obama shakes hands with President-elect Enrique Pena Nieto of Mexico during a bilateral meeting at the White House on November 27, 2012.

Starting Thursday, President Obama will meet with Mexico's leader, Enrique Pena Nieto. Immigration, economic issues and drug cartels are reportedly at the top of the agenda. We discuss U.S.-Mexico relations, and what concerns local Mexicans in the Bay Area have.

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • David R. Ayon, boardmember of the U.S.-Mexico Foundation (USMF) and co-chair of its Mexican American Leadership Initiative
  • Marcela Davison-Aviles, president of the Mexican Heritage Corporation
  • Maria Antonieta Mejia, managing editor of El Mensajero, a weekly Spanish language paper in San Francisco
  • Shannon K. O'Neil, Douglas Dillon fellow for Latin America Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations

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