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The War Closer to Home

9:15 AM, Oct 22, 2012 • By JAIME DAREMBLUM
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Would President Obama or Governor Romney support something like Plan Colombia for Central America? Would they favor expanding or revamping President Bush’s Mérida Initiative for Mexico? Do they consider Mexican and Central American drug violence an urgent national-security concern?

It would be nice if Bob Schieffer asked them.

Jaime Daremblum, who served as Costa Rica’s ambassador to the United States from 1998 to 2004, is director of the Center for Latin American Studies at the Hudson Institute.

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