Mexican finance minister resigns week after Trump visit

September 7, 2016 3:32 PM

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One week after Donald Trump flew south for a meeting with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, the country's Finance Minister Luis Videgaray has resigned, a ministry spokeswoman told The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday.

Videgaray was a "leading advocate for the Trump visit," The Washington Post reported last Friday, citing "Mexicans familiar with the deliberations, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to be candid."

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