Feature reporter Education: UCLA, BA in English; Northwestern University, Master's in journalism
Manuel Roig-Franzia is a feature writer in The Washington Post’s Style section, where he profiles national figures in the worlds of politics, the law and the arts. He previously served as bureau chief in Miami for The Post's National staff and in Mexico City for the Post's Foreign staff.
He has covered U.S. and international presidential campaigns, the January 2010 Haiti earthquake and more than a dozen major hurricanes, including Katrina. He is the author of "The Rise of Marco Rubio," a biography of the Florida senator and former Republican presidential candidate.
Roig-Franzia was born in Spain and came to The Post from the New Orleans Times-Picayune, where he wrote about the colorful four-time governor Edwin Edwards.
Foreign languages spoken: Spanish Books by Manuel Roig-Franzia:
In a videotaped interview, Roger Stone tells The Washington Post how he'll answer the most pressing questions about him in the Mueller probe of alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
Prosecutors are closely examining both Stone’s public comments and alleged private assertions in 2016 suggesting he had a way to reach WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, according to people familiar with the probe.