US economic woes impact on Mexico - 28 May 08

Al Jazeera English

by Al Jazeera English

In Mexico, people relying on money sent from family members working in the US are feeling the pinch of the US economic downturn.

Migrants are sending less money this month than at any time in the past 13 years.

Al Jazeera's Franc Contreras visited a rural village in Mexico's Puelba state to see how the country's poorest are faring.