U.S. Rep. David Price (D-NC) criticizes recent immigration raids during a visit to El Centro Hispano on Friday, April 20, 2018, as Carrboro Alderman Damon Seils listens.
U.S. Rep. David Price (D-NC) criticizes recent immigration raids during a visit to El Centro Hispano on Friday, April 20, 2018, as Carrboro Alderman Damon Seils listens. Maria Elena Vizcaino
U.S. Rep. David Price (D-NC) criticizes recent immigration raids during a visit to El Centro Hispano on Friday, April 20, 2018, as Carrboro Alderman Damon Seils listens. Maria Elena Vizcaino

Brian Murphy covers North Carolina’s congressional delegation and state issues from Washington, D.C., for The News & Observer, The Charlotte Observer and The Herald-Sun. He grew up in Cary and graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill. He previously worked for news organizations in Georgia, Idaho and Virginia. Reach him at 202.383.6089 or bmurphy@mcclatchydc.com.

Franco Ordoñez is a White House correspondent for the McClatchy Washington Bureau with a focus on immigration and foreign affairs. He previously covered Latin American affairs for the Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald. He moved to Washington in 2011 after six years at the Charlotte Observer covering immigration and working on investigative projects for The Charlotte Observer.