Mexican president lashes out at U.S. candidates
Government to finance public relations push to change American opinions
MEXICO CITY – Mexican President Felipe Calderón has forcefully inserted himself into the U.S. presidential campaign, denouncing the candidates for demonizing Mexican immigrants and announcing that the government would finance a public relations campaign aimed at reversing Americans’ negative perceptions.
At a conference Wednesday of the Advisory Council of the Institute of Mexicans Abroad, the government’s immigrant assistance agency, Calderón lashed out at the “increasing harassment” and “persecution” of Mexicans in the United States, those there legally as well as illegally.
Read it here…and ask yourself when the Amerucan president will speak up about Mexican meddling in our affairs. Hint: He hasn’t in the entire time he has been in office.