MEDIA ADVISORY: Vela to Host Briefing on U.S.-Mexico Border Economic
MEDIA ADVISORY: Vela to Host Briefing on U.S.-Mexico Border Economics
WESLACO, Texas – On Monday, May 15, 2017, Congressman Filemon Vela, along with Congressman Vicente Gonzalez, will host a briefing titled "The Changing Dynamic of the U.S.-Mexico Relationship and its impact on Border Economies."
During the briefing Members of Congress, regional development and trade organizations, and scholars will discuss dynamics of the U.S.-Mexico relationship, and current and potential impacts on border economics.
WHO: U.S. Representative Filemon Vela (TX-34)
U.S. Representative Vicente Gonzalez (TX-15)
Sam Vale, Border Trade Alliance
Chris Wilson, Woodrow Wilson Center
Dr. Alberto Davila, UTRGV Economics Department
WHEN: Monday, May 15, 2017
1:30 PM – 2:35 PM – Briefing
2:35 PM – 3:05 PM – Question and Answer Session
WHERE: Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council
301 W Railroad
Weslaco, TX 78596
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