University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

Inside the Battle of Immigration


In this session, New York Times reporters trace the GOP strategies that led to the current border and immigration controversies and, along with a journalist from Tucson, discuss challenges specific to Arizona.


Panelists
Julie Davis

Julie Hirschfeld Davis is the congressional editor at The New York Times and deputy Washington editor. She has covered politics and policy from Washington for 22 years. She joined The Times in 2014 as a White House correspondent after stints at Bloomberg News, the Associated Press, The Baltimore Sun and Congressional Quarterly....

Todd Miller

Todd Miller has researched and written about border issues for more than 15 years, the last eight as an independent journalist and writer. He resides in Tucson, Arizona, but also has spent many years living and working in Oaxaca, Mexico....

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Michael Shear

Michael D. Shear is a White House correspondent in The New York Times Washington bureau, where he covers President Trump. A veteran political correspondent, before coming to the Times in 2010 he spent eighteen years writing about local, state and national politics at The Washington Post, where he was part of the Pulitzer Prize-winning team that covered the Virginia Tech shootings in 2007....

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Party Rental Companies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation
Tucson Electric Power Co.

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