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Wednesday’s Show: Wage Theft In A Pandemic, And UH President Renu Khator (April 22, 2020)

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Fighting wage theft in a pandemic, a conversation with UH President Dr. Renu Khator, our weekly political roundup, and a socially-distanced edition of The Full Menu.

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: We learn about efforts to fight wage theft amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Also this hour: University of Houston Chancellor and President Dr. Renu Khator discusses how the UH system is adapting to its new normal. It’s the latest in our series of conversations with higher education presidents about how they’re adapting to the situation. Last week, we spoke with Dr. Richard Ludwick of the University of St. Thomas, and tomorrow we talk with Dr. David Leebron of Rice University.

Then, we discuss the latest news in our weekly political roundup.

And, in a socially-distanced edition of The Full Menu, local food writers discuss their favorite places to get takeout these days.

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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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