Fort Worth native and professor who founded center for Mexican-U.S. studies at the University of Texas-Dallas, served as a cabinet member under Mexican President Vicente Fox and a campaign adviser to U.S. presidential candidate John McCain, co-founded Hispanic Republicans of Texas.
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