Laredo seen through the eyes of Wawi. What do you remember doing for fun as a child growing in Laredo?. Wawi: Playing in my nieghborhood, with my little friends, enjoying life one day at a time. In your opinion, has Laredo changed drastically in the last 30 years?.
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remember doing for fun
as a child growing in Laredo?
in my nieghborhood,
with my little friends, enjoying life one day at a time
has Laredo changed drastically in the last 30 years?
Wawi: Tremendously, Yes
happened is it good for Laredo
Wawi: Excellent I think, I think we have done so much I mean the infrastructure here in the city has done tremendously um I know because I was a judge before and a college professor and now I am going to turn as well on the county commissioner and I have seen the changes that Laredo gone through.
you lived here
Wawi: All my life
Wawi: I am 51 years old of age
All your life?
has changed economically
expanded?Wawi: Big Time
What in the last 30 years has been the most
memorable event in Laredo?
the worst?Wawi: For the better, for the better yes
Can you explain us why?
Wawi: I think Laredo like I said has provided a lot of opportunities uh there ah we have our own faults you know everyone complains about border violence and everybody complains about unemployment ands how expensive everything is but we also have to do our part we have to understand that Laredo has grown tremendously and we are in a crisis right now we need to learn how to coup with that and we need to learn how overcome that but you know we need to live life one day at a time and be able to come out of that and iam very hopeful an i have a lot of faith and our new president and I know that he will pull us through and uh and that one of the memorable events to the president.
Wawi: My biggest difficulty I have overcome in my job is maybe the idea that I had to run a job uh I was a college professor and also at the same time a was a lawyer and a as a judge you know so it was too much for me so that was the most difficult thing for me but the most difficult thing that I liked is to dealing with people you know I have It in my heart to help people so I enjoy that very much the interacting with everyone.
is going through
right now?Wawi: The crisis, uh the downfall is the economy right now.
Do you think we can improve the economy?
& Myrna Rodriguez