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Friday’s Houston Matters: The Latest Jobless Numbers, And Drilling At Lake Sommerville (July 31, 2020)

On Friday’s show: The latest jobless numbers in the region, controversial plans to drill near Lake Sommerville, The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news, and local cookbook author Joshua Weissman.


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On Friday’s Houston Matters: We take a closer look at the latest jobless numbers in Greater Houston with the help of a local economist.

Also this hour: We discuss controversial plans to drill near Lake Sommerville soon.

Then we break down The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news.

And we meet Houston cookbook author and YouTube host Joshua Weissman.

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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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