Alan Gomez is an immigration reporter for USA Today. He's based in Miami, Florida.
President Trump has passed the buck to Congress when it comes to DACA — at least for the next six months -- with high stakes for 800,000 "Dreamers."
Sep. 6, 2017from To the Point
Barack Obama created the program for "Dreamers" — 800,000 people brought to this country illegally before the age of 16.
Aug. 30, 2017from To the Point
President Obama has outraged Congress with his executive order delaying deportation for up to five million illegal immigrants, but that controversial action may be easier to order…
Nov. 24, 2014from To the Point
L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has had a rocky relationship with L.A. County Supervisors ever since he took office.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
Former Los Angeles City Councilman Mitchell Englander has agreed to plead guilty to federal obstruction of justice.
Mar. 31from KCRW Features
This week, Governor Gavin Newsom announced California would be sending 500 ventilators across the United States to help local governments manage their surges of COVID-19 patients.
Apr. 9from KCRW Features
President Trump has finally changed course, seeing COVID-19 as no longer a “hoax.” Experts predict the pandemic could kill up to 200,000 Americans.
Apr. 2from To the Point
Amid the novel coronavirus spreading, stocks are plunging, an infected cruise ship is docking, and people are stocking up on toilet paper.
Mar. 9from Greater LA
During this global pandemic, access to health care has become a critical issue. Americans are struggling to get adequate care too. We speak with UC Davis' Dr. Michael Wilkes.
Apr. 7from KCRW Features
The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak will likely mean crowded hospitals, school closings and shuttered workplaces. It could even lead to a global recession.
Mar. 5from To the Point
Former City Councilman Mitchell Englander has pleaded not guilty to obstructing an FBI investigation into him accepting cash, female escort services, hotel rooms, and expensive meals…
Mar. 10from KCRW Features
In a special edition of “Scheer Intelligence,” host Robert Scheer becomes the guest as filmmaker Stephen French asks for the journalist’s take on the unprecedented crisis.
Apr. 10from Scheer Intelligence