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Monday’s Houston Matters: The Future Of Police (June 15, 2020)

On Monday’s show: We discuss what defunding the police actually means and how it might work, and Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni talks about the NBA’s return.

On Monday’s Houston Matters: We get an update on how COVID-19 is affecting area hospitals.

Also this hour: Following the death of George Floyd, many activists have called to defund the police. But what exactly does that mean and how would that work? How could the role of police evolve in American society moving forward? We talk it over.

And Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni discusses how the NBA’s plan to return to action might affect his team.

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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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