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A Nation Engaged: What Should President Trump Know About Houston?

President-elect Donald Trump will be sworn into office on Friday (Jan. 20, 2017). We’re asking you to share what you want President Trump to know about Houston. It’s part of NPR’s A Nation Engaged project. You can share your ideas now on Facebook and Twitter @HoustonMatters. In this segment, we hear you what you want […]

A Nation Engaged Banner LogoPresident-elect Donald Trump will be sworn into office on Friday (Jan. 20, 2017). We’re asking you to share what you want President Trump to know about Houston. It’s part of NPR’s A Nation Engaged project. You can share your ideas now on Facebook and Twitter @HoustonMatters.

In this segment, we hear you what you want the new president to know about your city and the issues it faces, and we’ll hear what some Houstonians had to say during a recent live event on this subject held at Houston Public Media on Wednesday, Jan. 11. The event was past of HPM’s DiverseCity project, exploring the city’s diversity.

Plus we discuss those answers with Brandon Rottinghaus, political science professor at the University of Houston, and Andrew Schneider, politics and government reporter for News 88.7.

(Photo: Derek Stokely, Houston Public Media)

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