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Video: Washington and the Future of the U.S.-Mexico Border

Wednesday, June 14, 2017


  • Karen Antebi, Economic Counselor, Trade & NAFTA Office, Embassy of Mexico
  • Jon Barela, CEO, The Borderplex Alliance 
  • Alfredo Corchado, Award-winning journalist, author, and Mexico bureau chief of The Dallas Morning News 
  • Veronica Escobar, El Paso County judge 
  • Paul Foster, Founder and former Executive Chairman, Western Refining, Inc.
  • Brian Winter, Editor-in-chief, Americas Quarterly; vice president of policy, Americas Society/Council of the Americas (moderator)

Experts joined Americas Quarterly in El Paso, Texas to launch the magazine's issue on the border region and discuss the future of the U.S.-Mexico relationship, trade deals such as the North American Free Trade Agreement and the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and the scenario for communities at the border.