Franco Ordoñez covers immigration and the U.S. Department of Labor for McClatchy Newspapers, based in Washington, D.C. He also writes for The Charlotte Observer. He moved to Washington in 2011 after six years in North Carolina covering immigration and working on investigative projects for The Charlotte Observer. He traveled on assignment to Haiti several times to cover the 2010 earthquake and recovery efforts.
Ordoñez will travel to Mexico to report on immigration. Follow him at @FrancoOrdonez..