The progress made by President Felipe Calderon’s administration in the past six years has fractured, degraded and debilitated the drug cartels.

This is no time to lose faith in Mexico, or mischaracterize the situation there. I’m optimistic about our allies and partners to the south, and there’s every reason for the U.S. to remain steadfast in our support.

via Former U.S. Ambassador Garza: Let’s Be Honest About Mexico | Cision Wire.