Mexico City

  • Miguel Angel Mancera, Mayor of Mexico CityToday the Senate had the honor of welcoming Miguel Angel Mancera, Mayor of Mexico City.

    Dr. Mancera has a long-standing commitment to public service. Before becoming mayor, he served as an advisor to municipal officials before becoming Attorney General of Mexico City in 2008.

  • The Honorable Secretary of Public Health of Mexico City, Dr. Armando AhuedMembers of the Illinois Senate today welcomed the Honorable Secretary of Public Health of Mexico City, Dr. Armando Ahued, who delivered a speech on behalf of Dr. Miguel Angel Mancera, the mayor of Mexico City. Dr. Mancera was scheduled to speak before the body, but had to stay in Mexico due to a pollution crisis.

    Dr. Ahued is a surgeon who graduated from the Autonomous Metropolitan University in Mexico. He has held the position of Secretary of Public Health since 2006. Dr. Ahued has promoted the well-being of his constituents based on the principles of education and access to preventive care as effective tools to preserve the public’s health. He is the leading force behind the program Doctor In Your Home, which seeks to provide free care to vulnerable people.