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Wednesday’s Show: Houston’s Future As The Energy Capital, And The Week In Politics (Oct. 16, 2019)

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Maintaining our status as the energy capital, the week in politics, the relationship between fast food and American life, and a local production of The Glass Menagerie.


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On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Could Houston still maintain its title as the energy capital — without oil and gas? Some local experts talk it over.

Also this hour: We break down the week’s big stories in our weekly political roundup.

Then, Houston native Adam Chandler explores the relationship between fast food and American life over the past century in his book, Drive-Thru Dreams.

And we learn about 4th Wall Theatre Company’s production of The Glass Menagerie.

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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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