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Banning vaping and e-cigarettes in public, and the week in politics (March 30, 2022)

On Wednesday’s show: City council considers banning vaping and smoking e-cigarettes in public, we discuss the week in politics, we learn why most Americans aren’t getting the end-of-life care they need, and we talk with filmmaker Ti West.



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On Wednesday’s show: Houston City Council is considering a ban on smoking vapes and e-cigarettes in public spaces. News 88.7’s Caroline Love brings us the details.

Also this hour: We discuss the latest news in our weekly political roundup.

Then, why most Americans aren't getting the end-of-life health care they need.

And a conversation with filmmaker Ti West about why his movie entitled X is set in Texas, about characters from Houston, but was filmed thousands of miles away.

MORE: Extended conversation with director Ti West

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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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