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Wednesday’s Show: Remembering A Fallen Deputy, Susan Sontag Biographer, And The Foyt Racing Legacy (Oct. 2, 2019)

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Remembering the life of slain Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, the week in politics, Benjamin Moser on his new biography of Susan Sontag, and the racing legacy of AJ Foyt.

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Harris County Commissioner Adrian Garcia talks about the life and death of Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, who was murdered last week. His funeral services are being held today.

Also this hour: Local experts break down the latest news in our weekly political roundup. Houston native Benjamin Moser talks about his new biography of writer Susan Sontag. And Larry Foyt talks about the racing legacy of his dad, AJ Foyt.

Audio From Today’s Segments

Commissioner Garcia on the life of Sandeep Dhaliwal:

Yolanda Adams on issues facing musicians:

Ben Moser on the life of Susan Sontag:

Larry Foyt on his father, AJ Foyt:

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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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