Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, in meetings with top Mexican government officials this week, is emphasizing what he calls the mutually beneficial commercial ties between the U.S. and Mexico and the benefits of a likely renegotiation of a trade agreement for the two countries.
For more than a year, one of President-elect Donald Trump’s most prominent campaign promises was to build a wall along the Mexican border. Some ranchers along the Arizona border took Trump up on his promise and want him to keep his word.
Business leaders on both sides of the Mexico-U.S. border are preparing for likely changes in trade policy.
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said he plans to meet with President-elect Donald Trump in the next few weeks.
Guillermo Padrés was targeted for money laundering and tax-evasion charges.
While Latino voters helped defeat Republican Sheriff Joe Arpaio in Arizona, conservative Latino voters in Florida helped Donald Trump win the White House.
Mexico watched the elections perhaps more closely than any other country, and many reacted emotionally.
Right after the U.S. elections, the government of the neighboring nation started working to keep the commercial relationship working, as well as its economy.
Maricopa County isn’t the only county in Arizona to switch political parties in its top law enforcement official. Mark Napier beat out appointed Sheriff Chris Nanos.
A lot of changes have been made since Congress passed the Voting Rights Act in 1965.