NPC Newsmaker Program -- Mexico's Minister of Foreign Affairs Claudia Ruiz Massieu: Bilateral Relations between Mexico and the United States

Dec 11, 2015, 15:17 ET from National Press Club

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary Claudia Ruiz Massieu, appointed Mexico's Minister of Foreign Affairs in August, will speak at a National Press Club Newsmakers news conference on Tuesday, December 15.  Secretary Ruiz Massieu will report on bilateral relations between Mexico and the US and will take questions from the media.

Secretary Ruiz Massieu was previously the Minister of Tourism. A former congresswoman, she was a member of the Joint Mexico-European Union Commission, Secretary of the Interior Committee, and on the Budget, Public Accounts and Finance Committees.  She served on the Steering Committee of the Congressional Public Finances Research Center and the Mexico-Poland and Mexico-United States Friendship Inter-Parliamentary Groups. She was also Chief of Staff to the Executive Secretary of the National Public Security System at the Federal Public Security Ministry and was head of the Institutional Planning, Development and Innovation Department at the Office of Mexico's Attorney General.

The Secretary has also worked as a journalist. She was a columnist for Mexico's El Universal newspaper, and a frequent op-ed contributor to Mexican political magazines, including Confluencia XXI and Examen. She was a political and social analyst on Efecto TV channel and the Frente a Frente.

This NPC Newsmakers news conference is scheduled for Tuesday, December 15, at 3:00 p.m. in the club's Holeman Lounge, on the 13th Floor of the National Press Building at 529 14th St., NW, Washington, D.C.

Like all Newsmakers events, this news conference is open to credentialed media and NPC members, free of charge. No advance registration is required.

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SOURCE National Press Club