Mexico's Finance Secretary Resigns After Trump Visit

September 7, 2016 9:33 PM

24 0

MEXICO CITY — One of President Enrique Pena Nieto's closest advisers and confidants, Finance Secretary Luis Videgaray, has resigned in a move seen as linked to the unpopular decision to invite Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump to visit Mexico.

Pena Nieto has taken responsibility for inviting Trump, but a former government official familiar with the workings of the administration said Videgaray would have played a preponderant role in the decision. Newspaper columnists in Mexico have reported Videgaray was behind last week's visit, after w...

Also read: 5 Objectives To Watch For During Trump's First Overseas Trip

Read more

To category page

Loading...