Jim Malewitz

Texas Tribune


Jim Malewitz is an investigative reporter for the Texas Tribune.

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In Texas, Tropical Storm Harvey is being felt well away from the city of Houston.

Blasts at Harvey-flooded chemical plant near Houston

In Texas, Tropical Storm Harvey is being felt well away from the city of Houston.

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