Most of us are familiar with Ciudad Juarez and the exploding violence in the north of Mexico.
However, we may soon be hearing about Veracruz, a coastal state on the Gulf of Mexico that has seen a lot of cartel violence.
Pres Calderon recently spoke about it. He also admitted that Veracruz is deteriorating. We also saw a great editorial from The Dallas Morning News:
Is Veracruz a 'failed state" within Mexico? I don't know but let's hope that the Obama administration is keeping an eye on the deteriorating situation south of the border.
Click here for our conversation with John Ackerman and Fausta Wertz: