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Full Show: Trump’s Jerusalem Announcement, And Political Roundup (Dec. 6, 2017)

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: We bring you Pres. Trump’s announcement on Israel. We break down the week’s big political stories. And we learn about Harvey recovery efforts in Richmond.

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Pres. Donald Trump Wednesday announced the US would officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. He also directed the State Department to “begin preparation to move the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.” It’s a controversial move. We bring you live coverage of the speech along with analysis from local experts on politics and the Middle East.

Also this hour: We recap the week’s political stories with an eye for how it all might affect Houston and Texas. And we learn about the many people struggling to rebuild their lives in Richmond, Texas.

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