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Your last-minute Election Day questions answered & the Astros honored with a Parade of Champions

Everything you need to know to be prepared for Election Day, and how the city of Houston is celebrating the Astros World Series win.


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A sample ballot is placed in the voting machine as a demonstration for how it’ll work on election day.


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The city of Houston celebrates after the Houston Astros win against the Philadelphia Phillies at the World Series. To commemorate the baseball team's victory, a parade of champions commenced in downtown Houston on November 7, 2022.

With us to discuss the fan's celebratory reactions and the impact that this World Series win means for the city of Houston and the Astros is Matt Harab, Houston Public Media's morning news anchor and former sports host.

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Houston Astros won the World Series

We then shift topics to discuss voting and the importance of making your voice heard. With us to answer questions about voting in this election we talked with the President of the League of Women Voters Houston and the Deputy Director of Communications for the Harris County Elections Administration.

For the League of Women Voters Houston Voters Guide, click here.

For more information about this election visit the Harris County Elections website here.

Texas State Voter Hotline: 1.866.OUR VOTE (687.8683)



Matt Harab

  • Houston Public Media Morning News Anchor
    Former Sports Talk Show Host

Nadia Hakim

  • Deputy Director of Communications, Harris County Elections Administration

Dr. Annie Johnson Benifield

  • President, League of Women Voters of Houston

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