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Full Show: Tariffs on Chinese Imports, and Dan Crenshaw Candidate Interview (Sept. 18, 2018)

On Tuesday’s Houston Matters: We learn how new tariffs on Chinese imports could affect Texas. Congressional candidate Dan Crenshaw answers listener questions. We learn about the stress of working for the military’s bomb squad. And a local doctor has written a children’s book about bullying.


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On Tuesday’s Houston Matters: President Trump has announced 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion worth of imports from China. As a U.S.-China oil and gas industry forum is held in Houston today, we discuss what the tariffs could mean for Texas companies and consumers.

Also this hour: We continue our series of candidate interviews with Dan Crenshaw, Republican candidate for Congressional District 2.

Then, we learn about the military's Explosive Ordinance Disposal unit and discuss the stress of the job. Plus a local doctor has written a children’s book about bullying called The Colors of Me: Chi-Chi’s Hair.

WATCH: Today's Houston Matters 360-Degree Facebook Live Video.

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