President Obama has appointed former U.S. Attorney Alan Bersin to the newly-created position of "Border Czar." Bersin will lead the effort to stop drug-related violence along the U.S.–Mexico border. The Takeaway talks to Amita Sharma
an investigative reporter with KPBS
, San Diego Public Radio, who has been following Bersin's career. And for more on what's needed along the border, we're joined by Diana Washington-Valdez
, a reporter with the El Paso Times
who is author of the forthcoming book, "Mexican Roulette: Last Cartel Standing".