U.S. Elections and Latin America

Panelists talked about the implications of the U.S. 2012 elections for U.S.-Latin America policy opportunities regarding immigration, trade… read more

Panelists talked about the implications of the U.S. 2012 elections for U.S.-Latin America policy opportunities regarding immigration, trade agreements, economic cooperation, and drug policy. They also discussed the rise of the Latino population and voters in the recent election and their impact on Obama administration immigration and trade policies. Topics included the implications of the legalization of marijuana in certain U.S. states for drug policy in Mexico. In addition, the speakers compared China’s relations with Latin and South America to its relationship with the U.S. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Peter Hakim President Emeritus and Sr. Fellow Inter-American Dialogue
  • Margaret Myers Director Inter-American Dialogue->China and Latin America Program
  • Manuel Orozco Senior Associate and Director Inter-American Dialogue->Remittances & Development
  • Michael Shifter President Inter-American Dialogue
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U.S. Elections and Latin America

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Program ID:
309387-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 12, 2012
Last Aired:
Nov 18, 2012

Airing Details

  • Nov 12, 2012 | 8:33pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 13, 2012 | 12:54am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 13, 2012 | 10:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 13, 2012 | 1:09pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 14, 2012 | 3:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 16, 2012 | 6:17pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2012 | 2:33am EST | C-SPAN 1
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