Reid Statement on Meeting with Mexican President Calderon

Mexico City, Mexico—U.S. Senator Harry Reid of Nevada made the following statement today following his visit to Mexico during which he meet with Mexican President Felipe Calderon.

 “The bipartisan Senate delegation had a frank and productive conversation with President Calderon. We look forward to working with the government of Mexico as partners and good neighbors in our fight against problems of mutual concern.

“President Calderon has already demonstrated his strong commitment to fighting drug trafficking and organized crime. He understands that economic development in Mexico will help reduce illegal immigration to the United States, and he is fighting for reforms to achieve that goal.”