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CANACITRA’s 2014 National Convention of Industrialists

Ambassador Wayne participated in CANACITRA’s 2014 National Convention of Industrialists, headlining a panel on the North American Free Trade Agreement.  He stressed that now was an opportunity to look forward, and build on the successes of NAFTA to foster North American competitiveness. “Today, we have one of the most effective cross-border production platforms in the ...
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Voting in 2014

Your vote counts!  Did you know that many recent U.S. elections have been decided by a margin smaller than the number of ballots cast by military and overseas voters.  All states are required to count every absentee ballot as long as it is valid and reaches local election officials by the absentee ballot receipt deadline. ...
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American Baseball Players Hit a Home Run to Empower Mexican Youth, Promote Gender Equality

Mexico City, March 1, 2014 – Ambassador Wayne threw out the first pitch at a youth baseball clinic today at the Santa Cruz Meyehualco sports field in Iztapalapa, with American players Ken Griffey Jr., Natasha Watley, and Joe Logan. Iztapalapa Delegado Jesus Valencia, the SEGOB representative Maestro Xiuh Tenorio Antiga, the IDDF representative Pedro Martínez ...
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U.S. Embassy Statement on Joaquin Guzman Loera’s Arrest

Mexico City, February 24, 2014 – Retired Drug Enforcement Administration Agent Phil Jordan’s remarks, and those of other retired law enforcement officials, do not reflect the views of the United States government.  The arrest of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Loera was a significant achievement for Mexico and a major step forward in our shared fight ...
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Ambassador Anthony Wayne met with Robert Kaplan, President and CEO of the Inter-American Foundation (IAF)

Ambassador Anthony Wayne met with Robert Kaplan, President and CEO of the Inter-American Foundation (IAF), an independent U.S. government agency created in 1969 to channel development assistance directly to the organized poor in Latin America and the Caribbean. During the meeting, Mr. Kaplan highlighted the foundation’s objectives and projects developed for communities in almost every ...
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