Nick Miroff
Correspondent

Nick Miroff covers Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean for the Washington Post. He has been a staff writer since 2006, reporting on politics, immigration, crime, and development in northern Virginia for the Post’s Metro desk until 2009. He earned a Master’s degree at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism (2006), and studied Spanish and Latin American Literature at UC Santa Cruz (2000). Miroff grew up in Albany, New York.

Latest by Nick Miroff

Popular abroad, Mexican president sinks in polls at home

Popular abroad, Mexican president sinks in polls at home

Enrique Peña Nieto stands tall on the international stage, but his domestic approval ratings have fallen steadily.

Venezuela’s opposition leaders meet with Maduro

Venezuela’s opposition leaders meet with Maduro

Dialogue with the president could be the first step toward ending the country’s political crisis.

U.S. attorneys flip Sinaloa cartel boss’s son

Federal prosecutors say the Sinaloa lieutenant took a plea deal a year ago and became an informant.

Heroin manufacturing booms in Mexico, feeding U.S. habit

Heroin manufacturing booms in Mexico, feeding U.S. habit

Marijuana growers in Mexico are switching to poppies as pot prices decline.