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Dallas Morning News
Mexican Senate approves plan to radically expand energy sector
Mexico's plan to radically expand its energy sector passed its final legislative hurdle Wednesday, leaving behind 76 years of state monopoly for an uncertain future driven by competition.
In private meetings with Carlos Slim, others, Jerry Brown encounters...
Meetings held out of public view – dinner with business magnate Carlos Slim and talks with the poet Homero Aridjis and Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas Solórzano, a founder of Mexico's Party of the Democratic Revolution, among others – were "more critical" on any number of issues, Brown said, than was on display at his official ... (more)
The Fresno Bee
In private meetings with Carlos Slim, others, Jerry Brown encounters a a oemore criticala Mexico
Gov. Jerry Brown is seen on television camera viewfinders as he answers questions from journalists during a joint press conference with Mexico's Secretary of Foreign Affairs Jose Antonio Meade in Mexico City on July 28, 2014.
Mexico approves oil and gas reform legislation
Mexico's Senate has approved legislation to implement historic constitutional reform that would open the country's oil and gas industry to foreign investment for the first time since 1938.