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IGUALA, MEXICO - FEBRUARY 24: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, President of Mexico waves a flag during the commemoration of the 'Flag Day' and the 200 anniversary of the enactment of the Iguala Plan at Cerro del Tehuehe on February 24, 2021 in Iguala, Mexico. President Lopez Obrador invited Alberto Fernandez, President of Argentina, to be part of the celebrations of the 'Flag Day' in Mexico. On February 24, 1821, the Plan de Iguala was promulgated as the final stage of Mexico's War of Independence from Spain signed by Viceroy Juan O'Donojú, recognising Mexico's independence. On the same date, the first Mexican three colored flag was tailored. (Photo by Hector Vivas/Getty Images)

President Joe Biden plans a virtual meeting with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Monday’s meeting is a chance for them to discuss migration, the coronavirus and economic and national security issues. Mexico’s president says he intends to propose to Biden a new Bracero-style immigrant labor program that could bring 600,000 to 800,000 Mexican and Central American immigrants a year to work legally in the U.S. He says it’d be not only for agriculture workers but for other sectors and professionals. A senior Biden administration official won’t say whether Biden will back the proposal. The original Bracero program allowed Mexicans to work temporarily in the U.S. to fill labor shortages during and after World War II.