Houston Matters

Full Show: Different Perspectives From Houston’s LGBTQ+ Community, And Competitive Video Gaming (June 22, 2018)

On Friday’s Houston Matters: We learn how immigration legislation might affect the local construction industry. Then, we talk with three local LGBTQ+ activists about their experiences as part of different generations of the same community. Also, we discuss The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news. And we learn about competitive video game teams in Greater Houston.

On Friday’s Houston Matters: The local construction industry is closely watching how immigration legislation is unfolding in Congress. Leaders say they’re worried how politics in Washington, D.C. could impact the industry’s workforce shortage. We talk with Jerry Nevlud, president and CEO of Associated General Contractors of America-Houston Chapter.

Also this hour: The Houston Pride Festival and Parade takes place this Saturday (June 23), celebrating our LGBTQ+ community. We talk with three LGBTQ+ activists about their experiences as part of different generations of the same community.

Then, our non-experts weigh in on The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news. And we learn about teams of competitive video game players in Houston.

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