Ed Lavandera: CNN’s Texas-Based National Correspondent on the Situation at the Border 

Wednesday afternoon, when CNN’s Ed Lavandera called Texas Monthly to record this edition of The National Podcast of Texas, he was sitting outside a a U.S. immigration facility in Brownsville, waiting to interview a family that was about to be reunited. A few hours later, he took to the air with another piece in what’s become an extensive portfolio of border stories he’s filed for the 24-hour news channel, from a firsthand account of agents picking up a group of undocumented immigrants from Honduras to the stories of Latino Republicans actively backing the administration’s controversial “zero-tolerance” immigration policy. Subscribe: Apple iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher Lavandera has been based out of the network’s Dallas bureau since 2001, and Texas has definitely been a major part of his beat: along…View Original Post

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