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Haley Rieger RHE 306 Research Summary 2 Topic: Should the U.S. work with Mexico to help reduce illegal immigration? Pastor, Robert A. “Build bridges, not fences; The key to Mexican immigration is investment and economic cooperation.” Los Angeles Times . November 30, 2006: 27. In “Build bridges, not fences; The key to Mexican immigration is investment and economic cooperation,” Robert Pastor explains why he believes that the long-term solution to Mexican immigration issues is the extension of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) to southern parts of Mexico with the development of new highways. To start, Pastor points out that with the election of a Democratic majority in Congress and the inauguration of Felipe Calderon as president of Mexico, it is time to start rebuilding the relationship between Mexico and the U.S. He believes that these “new leaders must change their agenda from illegal immigration to North American development in order to narrow the income gap between Mexico and its two northern neighbors.”(27) Pastor thinks that since the U.S. has
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course RHE 306 taught by Professor Alyea during the Fall '08 term at University of Texas.

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