The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
Readout of the President’s Call to President Peña Nieto of Mexico
This morning President Obama spoke by phone with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to discuss progress on the bilateral agenda the two leaders set when they met in May 2013. The President congratulated President Peña Nieto on the important reforms he has undertaken in his first year in office.
The President noted he is looking forward to traveling to Toluca, Mexico on February 19 to participate in the North American Leaders Summit. At the Summit, the President looks forward to discussing with Mexican President Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Harper a range of issues important to the daily lives of all of North America’s people, including economic competitiveness, entrepreneurship, trade and investment, and citizen security