Antonio Oscar "Tony" Garza Jr. is an American lawyer who was the United States Ambassador to Mexico from 2002 to 2009. In recognition of his work, Mexico bestowed on him the Águila Azteca, the highest award granted to foreigners, in 2009. Prior to his appointment as ambassador, Garza had served as Secretary of State of Texas from January 1995 to November 1997 and was also chairman of the Texas Railroad Commission.
|In the name of the United States and President Bush, I want to thank the Mexican people, President Fox and his government for their friendship.||Government ;Friendship|
|Look at Mexico. We need to make that government better and end the corruption. If people have a better life in their country, they won't come over here.||Life ;Government|