Nightly News   |  May 02, 2013

Obama meets with Mexico president

President Obama called for comprehensive immigration reform during his trip this week to Mexico. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> obama is in mexico city with one of his top priorities on the trip at home on the agenda today he met with mexico's president frpromoting economic growth there, seeking a strong partner to secure the border in order to help him sell immigration reform back here.

>> i expressed to the president that i'm optimistic about us getting this done because it's the right thing to do. we have seen leaders from both parties indicate that now is the time to get comprehensive immigration reform done.

>> the new mexican president has recently moved to limit the access u.s. law enforcement agencies once had inside mexico's borders under his predecessor. that move