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During the 2000 campaign and the early part of his presidency, George W. Bush made relations with Mexico a top priority. But September 11th changed the landscape for foreign policy. As President Bush prepares to visit Mexico, a panel talks about the current state of US-Mexico relations.
- Jacqueline Mazza adjunct professor of Western hemisphere studies at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and author of "Don't Disturb the Neighbors: The U.S. and Democracy in Mexico 1980-1995" (Routledge)
- Armand Peschard-Sverdrup senior associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies
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