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Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Creating A County Elections Administrator, The Week In Politics, And Coronavirus Art (May 20, 2020)

On Wednesday’s show: Harris County considers creating a non-partisan elections administrator position, our weekly political roundup, Dr. Laura Murillo of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and local muralists create coronavirus-inspired art.

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Harris County Commissioners Court is considering creating an elections administrator, a non-partisan, non-elected position to run the county’s elections. News 88.7’s Andrew Schneider fills us in.

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

Plus, Dr. Laura Murillo of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce updates us on her organization’s efforts in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

And we meet some local muralists creating art inspired by the coronavirus.

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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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