COA, in partnership with Brookings, examined how new border policies can balance the benefits of trade with security concerns. ... Play Video
On March 16, Council of the Americas partnered with Foreign Policy at Brookings’s Latin America Initiative for a two-panel discussion exploring how new policies for the U.S.-Mexico border can balance the benefits of a continued rise of legal travel and trade with the simultaneous need for the two countries to work collaboratively to improve border security.
COA Vice President Eric Farnsworth moderated a panel with U.S. Representatives Will Hurd (R-TX) and Beto O'Rourke (D-TX).