Paul Flahive

Producer - "The Source" & Co-Host, Creator of Worth Repeating

Paul Flahive is the producer for Texas Public Radio's award winning live, call-in program, "The Source." He has worked in public media across the country from Iowa City to Chicago to Anchorage then here in San Antonio.

From 2009 to 2011 he took a break from full-time journalism, to run an outreach program for homeless youth and victims of human trafficking for Covenant House Alaska.

As producer of "The Source," Paul was honored with two 2015 Lone Star Awards from the Houston Press Club, one for Best Talk Program and the other for Best Public Affairs Segment.

Paul is also a co-host and architect of TPR's live storytelling program, Worth Repeating.

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From tacos that cost 39 cents to serving the first family in the White House, Chef Johnny Hernandez has come a long way since he worked in his family's restaurant as a child. 

The Food and Drug Administration extended new rules over e-cigarettes last week. The new rules will ban the sales of the product to minors. They are in line with public health experts recommendations aimed at preventing youth from accessing nicotine products with the hope of preventing another generation from becoming hooked on traditional cigarettes. 

The vaping industry has criticized the new rules for being onerous, saying its prior-review process will cause a prohibition. They also argue that the best way to get people off tobacco products was through e-cigarettes.

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The opioid crisis is causing more people to seek addiction treatment across the country, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 22 percent increase in the need for drug counselors by 2024.