Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Immigration Hot Topic for Gov.(Final)

Byline: Kate Nash Journal Capitol Bureau

* Richardson says he and Mexico's President Fox join in renewing call for an accord

MEXICO CITY -- Whatever the announced topic at two days of news conferences here, Gov. Bill Richardson and Mexican officials were peppered with questions about immigration.

Mexican reporters wanted to know what the terms of a potential immigration accord between the United States and Mexico would involve.

Richardson told reporters in Spanish on Monday and Tuesday he was joining Mexican President Vicente Fox in his renewed call for an accord.

Richardson on Tuesday completed a two-day trip to Mexico's capital with a New Mexico delegation to promote better cross-cultural ties. …

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