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Wednesday’s Show: How Texas Oil And Gas Contributes To Greenhouse Gas Increases, And The Best Places To Eat In West Houston (Jan. 8, 2020)

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: The role Texas oil and gas companies play in rises in greenhouse gases, our weekly political roundup, food writers discuss their favorite places to eat in west Houston, and a new documentary details Harvey rescue efforts.

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: How much does the Texas oil and gas industry contribute to greenhouses gases?

Also this hour: We recap the latest news in our weekly political roundup.

Then, local food writers discuss their favorite places to eat in west Houston (and argue about how to define that) in the latest installment of The Full Menu.

And a new documentary recounts how a particular group of volunteers worked to rescue more than 3,000 people from their flooded homes in in northwest Houston during Hurricane Harvey.


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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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