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Tuesday’s Show: Energy Industry Update, And Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo (April 14, 2020)

On Tuesday’s Houston Matters: An update on how the pandemic is affecting the energy industry, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo answers your questions, how the pandemic is affecting animal shelters, and a novel set during the 1918 influenza outbreak.

On Tuesday’s Houston Matters: We get an update on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the energy industry.

Also this hour: Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo discusses the response to the pandemic and answers your questions.

Plus, we learn how the situation is affecting area animal shelters.

Then we meet Houston poet Reyes Ramirez.

And Richard Cunningham discusses his new novel, Three Good Leads, which is set during the 1918 Spanish Influenza pandemic in the Galveston and Houston areas.

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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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