Alisa Reznick

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Senior Field Correspondent - Tucson

Alisa Reznick is a senior field correspondent covering stories across southern Arizona and the borderlands for the Tucson bureau of KJZZ's Fronteras Desk.

Prior to joining KJZZ, she covered border and immigration at Arizona Public Media, where she was awarded a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for her coverage of Indigenous-led protests against border wall construction.

Reznick started her career working in bilingual newsrooms and as a freelance journalist in Amman, Jordan. Her reporting on migration, refugees and human rights has appeared on PRX’s The World, Al Jazeera and Nova PBS, among others. As a recipient of the International Labour Organization's FAIRWAY Reporting Fellowship, she spent six months reporting on labor migration issues across Arab States.

Originally from Flagstaff, she likes climbing, being outdoors and Pluto.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Biden administration drops out of talks with separated migrant families Alisa Reznick Dec. 19, 2021
DHS explores COVID-19 vaccine services at the border Alisa Reznick Dec. 15, 2021
For access to the Colorado River, the Cocopah tribe battles drought and phragmites Alisa Reznick Dec. 16, 2021
Homeland Security asks for input to avoid migrant family separation Alisa Reznick Dec. 14, 2021
Court rejects bid to end Migrant Protection Protocols Alisa Reznick Dec. 14, 2021
Legal advocacy group preps as Migrant Protection Protocols renews Alisa Reznick Dec. 13, 2021
Indigenous wall protester's case to resume next year with new defense Alisa Reznick Dec. 13, 2021
In Magnus, advocates hope for more transparency in CBP Alisa Reznick Dec. 9, 2021
Diversity visa-holders hope Build Back Better saves their chances Alisa Reznick Dec. 8, 2021
Ducey heads to Yuma as officials report rise in migrants Alisa Reznick Dec. 8, 2021
Senate confirms Chris Magnus as CBP commissioner Alisa Reznick Dec. 8, 2021
New water leasing bill is years in the making for tribe Alisa Reznick Dec. 7, 2021
Revamped 'Remain in Mexico' now includes Haitians Alisa Reznick Dec. 7, 2021
Bill would allow Colorado River Indian tribes to lease water to other cities Alisa Reznick Dec. 6, 2021
Asylum officers union: 'Remain in Mexico' revamp is a 'source of shame' Alisa Reznick Dec. 4, 2021
Biden canceled the wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, but an Indigenous protester is still on trial Alisa Reznick Dec. 3, 2021
Donations abound for Afghan evacuees, but housing is still uncertain Alisa Reznick Nov. 30, 2021
Border activists worry how the omicron variant could affect asylum Alisa Reznick Nov. 30, 2021
Proposed DACA change draws drew more than 9,000 comments Alisa Reznick Nov. 30, 2021
Border wall protester and supporters rally as religious freedom defense is denied Alisa Reznick Nov. 25, 2021
Homeland Security: 98% of CBP employees are vaccine mandate 'compliant' Alisa Reznick Nov. 25, 2021
Suspected food poisoning incident at hotel hosting Afghan evacuees Alisa Reznick Nov. 23, 2021
Tucson readies services for Afghan refugees arriving from military bases Alisa Reznick Nov. 17, 2021
Pima County opens vaccine boosters to all eligible adults Alisa Reznick, Jill Ryan Nov. 17, 2021
Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico border fell in October Alisa Reznick Nov. 17, 2021