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Full Show: Mayoral Race Poll, And The Week In Politics (Sept. 25, 2019)

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Results of a voter poll on the mayoral race, our weekly political roundup, an update on the state of local dams and reservoirs, and a new book helps children deal with their emotions.

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: A new survey says Mayor Sylvester Turner leads all mayoral candidates with 37 percent of support from likely voters. That’s according to results of a new poll from KHOU-TV and Houston Public Media, unveiled today. We take a closer look at the numbers and what they tell us about the November municipal election.

Also this hour: Local experts discuss recent news in the latest installment of our weekly political roundup.

Then, we get an update on the state of local dams and reservoirs in the aftermath of more flooding and two years after Harvey.


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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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