Vice President Pence calls President Macri

The White House
Office of the Vice President

For Immediate Release                                                                                                             February 10, 2017

Readout of the Vice President’s Call with President Mauricio Macri of Argentina

Vice President Mike Pence spoke by telephone today with President Mauricio Macri of Argentina. The two leaders agreed that the United States and Argentina need to redouble their efforts to enhance job creation and economic growth in both countries. The Vice President underscored that Argentina’s decision to host the G-20 Summit in 2018 provides a key opportunity to enhance Argentina’s role in the global economy. The two leaders committed to maintaining an ongoing conversation on bilateral and hemispheric issues, and the Vice President noted that the President looks forward to speaking with President Macri soon.