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Wednesday’s Houston Matters: The Week In Politics, And Conformity During COVID-19 (June 24, 2020)

On Wednesday’s show: how COVID-19 is affecting our local hospitals, the latest political news, and social pressure from the pandemic.

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: We hear from Houston Methodist President and CEO Dr. Marc Boom about COVID-19’s impact on our local hospital spaces.

Also this hour: We discuss the latest developments in local, state, and national politics with Brandon Rottinghaus and Nancy Sims.

Plus, we’ll chat with social psychologist Rodica Damian about social pressure that occurs during the pandemic.


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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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