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Full Show: The Cost Of A Border Shutdown, And Houston’s Future Climate (April 1, 2019)

On Monday’s Houston Matters: How a border shutdown could affect the Texas economy, what Houston’s climate will feel like in 60 years, and the latest on Houston sports.



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On Monday’s Houston Matters: President Trump has threatened a full shutdown of the U.S.-Mexico border, charging Mexico with the responsibility of keeping immigrants from reaching the United States. We explore what a border shutdown could mean for the Texas economy.

Also this hour: Then, A new study of climate data says Houston’s climate will feel like more central Mexico in 60 years. And we update you on the latest developments in Houston sports with Jeff Balke.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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