Hamann, Carlos
April 1996
New Republic;4/15/96, Vol. 214 Issue 16, p14
Focuses on former U.S. Border Patrol Chief Silvestre Reyes, who wants to represent El Paso, Texas in the U.S. Congress in the 1996 elections. Origin of the residents of El Paso; Efforts of Reyes to stop the onslaught of migrants into the city; Characteristics of Mexican Americans; Factors that contributed to Reyes' popularity.


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