North Texans With Ties To Mexico Wonder If New President Can Fulfill Promises

Some Texans say Obrador’s promises are exciting, others aren’t sure he’ll be able to keep them.

By Stella M. ChávezJuly 3, 2018 12:51 pm, , , ,

From KERA:

Some north Texans with ties to Mexico are excited about the new President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who campaigned on rooting out corruption and advocating for the poor. Others are skeptical.

Maria Candelaria Gonzalez just got back to north Texas from visiting Mexico. As she waited outside the Mexican Consulate in Dallas, the 66-year-old said she couldn’t be happier about her native country’s new leader.

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