NewsConference: USC's Manuel Pastor. Ph.D. on the Surge of Illegal Crossings at U-S Border
Why are tens of thousands of undocumented from Central America crossing the border illegally? Is a Los Ageles gang responsible for the surge? What impact will this have on the future of national immigration reform? NBC4's Conan Nolan gets the backstory from Prof. Manuel Pastor, the co-director of the Center for the Study of Immigration Integration at USC.
NBC4's "News Conference" is Southern California's longest running political and public affairs interview program. Since its first broadcast in 1966, "News Conference" had as guests numerous political leaders and policy makers discussing issues of national and local importance. Past moderators include Tom Brokaw, Jess Marlow and Linda Douglass. "News Conference" airs Sunday at 9 a.m. following "Meet the Press" and 11:35 p.m. following the news. The show is hosted by NBC4 LA political reporter Conan Nolan.