Meet the Team

Mai Nolasco-Carranza


Mai Nolasco-Carranza is a videographer from Queens, New York. Prior to her role at Newsy, she was a freelance videographer and associate producer at the CUNY J-school's "dotNYC." She received her her Bachelor of Arts in anthropology from Hunter College and her Master of Arts in documentary and media studies from The New School.

  Recent Work
President Trump
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Trump Administration Expected To Fight Ruling On Refugee Resettlement

A Puerto Rican flag in a pile of rubble
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HUD Releases $8.2 Billion In Relief Aid For Puerto Rico

President Trump and China Vice Premier Liu He
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Trump's New Trade Deal Includes China's Shopping List For U.S. Goods

Sean Joyce on stage
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Dream Jobs: Comedian

Sens. Mike Lee, R-Utah and Rand Paul, R-Ky. speak to reporter after a briefing on a U.S. military strike against Iran.
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Many Lawmakers Frustrated, 'Insulted' By Iran Briefing

Student at a laptop

These Students Are Getting Paid To Read Propaganda

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'There Absolutely Will Be Iranian Retaliation,' Former Diplomat Says

People carrying Lithuanian flags during national celebration
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Lithuania's 'Elves' Fight Russian Trolls Online

Gig economy companies could be in for some changes in 2020
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The New Year Will Bring New Rules For The Gig Economy

Intel Chairman Adam Schiff delivers remarks alongside Speaker Pelosi and other committee chairs.
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House Democrats Stalling on Sending Articles to the Senate

Rep. Elissa Slotkin addresses voters at a town hall days before a House vote to impeach President Donald Trump.
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'Vote Your Conscience': Democrats Brace For Historic Decision

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Upcoming Democratic Debate Will Have Fewer Voices Of Color

President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron
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U.S.-France Trade Fight Is The Latest Front In Digital Tax Debate

Rep. Val Demings, D-Florida
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Democrats Say Case Against Trump Is Clear

Senators by a podium and a poster
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How 2020 Candidates Stack Up On Disinformation And Big Tech Policies

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Michelle Obama Pushes For More Voter Participation In 2020

Former Vice President Joe Biden
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Biden Taking Heat For His Stance On Weed

A migrant child in Matamoros, Mexico, where the U.S. has returned thousands of asylum seekers under the Remain in Mexico rule
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Asylum Officers Union Tells Congress 'Remain In Mexico' Is 'Illegal'

Democratic presidential candidates
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Democrats Bring Message To The Deep South For 5th Debate

Newsy's Alex Miller with Sen. Marco Rubio

Rubio On Senate Trial Timing: We Can't Care About The Iowa Caucus

Sen. Marco Rubio

Rubio: Huawei Ban Shouldn't Be Part Of U.S.-China Trade Negotiations


Senate Able To Avoid Impeachment Spectacle ... For Now

A worker feeds a squirrel

D.C. Nonprofit Helps Rehabilitate And Relocate Injured Animals


President Trump's Campaign To Launch Black Voter Initiative

Khalid al-Baidhani, former translator
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More Than 20% Of This Year's Refugee Ceiling Is Set Aside For Iraqis

Art consultant Nina Caccioppoli O'Neil takes a photo of flowers.

Dream Jobs: Art Consultant

U.S. Ambassador to Russia nominee John Sullivan

Deputy Secretary Breaks With State Department On Yovanovitch's Firing

Newsy's Alexandra Miller with Reps. Tom Reed and Josh Gottheimer

Twitter Will Likely Miss Lawmakers' Deadline To Ban Hamas, Hezbollah

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi
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Can Anything Big Get Done In Congress During Impeachment?

Actor in costume
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Dream Jobs: Musical Theater Actor