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Previewing The Inaugural Address And What’s Ahead For The Biden Administration (Jan. 20, 2021)

On Wednesday’s show: Houston political analysts discuss what President-elect Biden might say in his inaugural address and what his administration faces in the years ahead.


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On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: We preview President-elect Joe Biden’s inaugural address, discuss the historical significance of the new officeholders (Biden will be the oldest President ever inaugurated and Kamala Harris becomes the first woman, the first African American, and the first Asian American to become Vice President), and talk about what comes next with our political analysts Brandon Rottinghaus and Nancy Sims.

Our live coverage of the inauguration from NPR News begins at 10 a.m. CT on News 88.7. LISTEN LIVE

Also this hour: We reflect on the history of inaugurations with Dr. Nancy Beck Young of the University of Houston.

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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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