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Discrimination in Harvey funds, and a conversation with HISD Superintendent Millard House (March 10, 2022)

On Thursday’s show: The federal government says a Texas agency discriminated against communities of color in Houston and Harris County when choosing how to distribute Harvey recovery funds. And HISD Superintendent Millard House II joins us to discuss issues facing the school district and to answer your questions.

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On Thursday’s show: The Texas General Land Office discriminated against communities of color in Houston and Harris County when choosing how to distribute Harvey recovery funds, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. We learn more about the allegations.

Also this hour: HISD Superintendent Millard House II joins us to discuss issues facing the school district and to answer your questions.

And we visit the Electroacoustic Music Labs at Rice University, which focuses on the interaction between music, art, and technology.

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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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