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Trade, Not Walls Curbs Illegal Immigration From Mexico: Tourism Secretary

Enrique de la Madrid Cordero on the US-Mexico relationship, Trump and the drug wars

Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism Enrique de la Madrid Cordero says President Trump’s rhetoric may have affected travel from Mexico to the United States.

The relationship between the United States and Mexico has soured since the election of President Donald Trump.

But has it affected travel between the two neighboring countries?

Mexico’s secretary of tourism, Enrique de la Madrid Cordero, said probably.

In an interview with News 88.7, he also addressed Trump’s proposed border wall and how the drug wars are affecting tourism in Mexico.

To listen to the interview, click on the play button above.


Florian Martin

Florian Martin

Business Reporter

Florian Martin is currently the News 88.7 business reporter. Florian’s stories can frequently be heard on other public radio stations throughout Texas and on NPR nationwide. Some of them have earned him awards from Texas AP Broadcasters and the Houston Press Club. Florian is a native of Germany. His studies...

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