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
Mexico restarts repatriation flights for Venezuela migrants Alisa Reznick Jan. 2, 2024
ACLU of Arizona, other states issue travel advisory for Texas after new immigration law Alisa Reznick Dec. 19, 2023
Kelly, Sinema request more federal funding for border communities Alisa Reznick Dec. 19, 2023
Tohono O'odham leader says Guard troops won't be deployed on tribal land Alisa Reznick Dec. 19, 2023
Congressional talks tying Ukraine funding to border overhaul stalled again Alisa Reznick Dec. 19, 2023
Delays hit other ports of entry in Arizona as Lukeville remains closed Alisa Reznick Dec. 13, 2023
New report: 1,000s of children have been ordered deported under Biden Alisa Reznick Dec. 13, 2023
Arizona's Democratic congressmen push for more federal energy payment assistance Alisa Reznick Dec. 13, 2023
As Border Patrol responds to Lukeville, aid workers say another humanitarian crisis is brewing Alisa Reznick Dec. 12, 2023
Tucson shelter asks for volunteer interpreters Alisa Reznick Dec. 12, 2023
Court ruling looms over Biden's parole program for some migrants Alisa Reznick Dec. 12, 2023
In Tucson, pro-Palestine protesters call for end to the ‘war economy’  Alisa Reznick Dec. 13, 2023
Grijalva tells Biden to send more resources, FEMA to Lukeville Alisa Reznick Dec. 11, 2023
Pima County approves new plan to address generational poverty in Tucson area Alisa Reznick Dec. 11, 2023
Debate continues over tying military aid to border asylum restrictions Alisa Reznick Dec. 6, 2023
Massive backlog is keeping young migrants on special visa in legal limbo, report says Alisa Reznick Dec. 6, 2023
Program will let some H-1B visa holders to apply for renewals in U.S. Alisa Reznick Nov. 30, 2023
Homeland Security secretary visits city where record number of migrants are crossing Alisa Reznick Nov. 30, 2023
Hundreds of migrants await processing in open-air sites outside Lukeville Alisa Reznick Nov. 29, 2023
The number of people in ICE detention is the highest it's been since 2020 Alisa Reznick Nov. 28, 2023
Santa Cruz County raises reimbursement rate for housing federal inmates Alisa Reznick Nov. 28, 2023
New U.S. restrictions target chartered flights migrants are taking into Nicaragua Alisa Reznick Nov. 27, 2023
About 1 in 40 jobs in Arizona are related to the military Alisa Reznick, Matthew Casey Nov. 23, 2023
Looking for gift ideas? These annual Tucson craft fairs might help Alisa Reznick Nov. 23, 2023
Starting in 2024, no more sharing your America The Beautiful national parks pass Alisa Reznick Nov. 22, 2023