Mexico cuts budget for all, from athletes to archaeologists

  • Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks to the Mexican delegation of athletes who will participate in the Pan American Games, during a send-off ceremony for them in Mexico City, Monday, July 15, 2019. Peru is hosting the Games. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)

  • In this June 8, 2019 photo, Xyomara Valdivia, who will compete for Mexico in the women’s fitness bodybuilding competition at the upcoming Pan Am Games, practices moves from her routine during a training visit to the Mexican Olympic Committee facilities in Mexico City. Valdivia and Carlos Suarez, who will compete in the men’s classic bodybuilding category, will become the first Mexicans to represent their country in bodybuilding at the Pan Am Games, with this year marking the first time the discipline has been included as an official sport.(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

MEXICO CITY — The Mexican Olympic Committee said Wednesday it will no longer be able to offer food, lodging and medical services at its main sports training complex, the latest casualty in a round of deep budget cuts by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.