“The bill is unlikely to win much support in Congress since a strong majority of Mexicans are firmly against legalizing drugs, but may spur a broader debate in Mexico after two U.S. states voted to allow recreational use of marijuana last week. U.S. officials have said it remains illegal and that they are reviewing the state actions.”

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/15/us-mexico-marijuana-idUSBRE8AE1V320121115