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Thursday’s Show: The Race For Congressional District 22, And Poet Nick Flynn (Jan. 16, 2020)

On Thursday’s Houston Matters: We learn about the race for Congressional District 22, a new study about the health of Harris County, rapper SaulPaul tells his story, and Nick Flynn talks about his new collection of poetry.

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On Thursday’s Houston Matters: We learn how an area Congressional district might suddenly be up for grabs.

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Also this hour: A new study has some interesting things to say about the health of Harris County.

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Then, a local rapper uses music as a motivational tool.

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And Nick Flynn talks about how a house fire when he was just a child keeps showing up in his poetry. He has a new collection called I Will Destroy You.

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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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