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Full Show: Water Rights Battle, And The Man Behind Houston’s Skyline (Jan. 8, 2017)

On Monday’s Houston Matters: We look at a water rights battle between Texas and New Mexico. Real estate developer Gerald D. Hines talks about his role in the creation of Houston’s skyline. Dr. Lori Teller answers questions about your beloved dogs and cats. And Jeff Balke discusses the latest Houston sports news.

On Monday’s Houston Matters: Texas is facing off against New Mexico in a case before the U.S. Supreme Court, as oral arguments in the case begin today. The two states are battling over rights to water from the Rio Grande. A legal expert walks us through the background of the case and what’s at stake for Texas.

Also this hour: From the Galleria, to Williams Tower, to One Shell Plaza, real estate developer Gerald D. Hines played a significant role in developing much of Houston’s iconic skyline. He talks with Craig Cohen about how so many of those structures took shape and about what made them unique.

Also this hour: Dr. Lori Teller from the Meyerland Animal Clinic answers your pet care questions. And Jeff Balke discusses the latest Houston sports stories.

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Posted by Houston Public Media on Monday, January 8, 2018

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