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How The Houston Economy Looks — And Where It’s Headed (Oct. 16, 2020)

On Friday’s Houston Matters: A controversial new rule for Texas social workers, an update on the local economy, The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news, and an interactive classical music experience along Buffalo Bayou.

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On Friday’s Houston Matters: A new rule allows Texas social workers to turn away clients with a disability or who are LGBTQ.

Also this hour: We get an update on the Houston economy from Patrick Jankowski of the Greater Houston Partnership.

Then we find out why the Astros were mentioned during the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett as we discuss The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news.

And we learn about an interactive classical music experience along Buffalo Bayou.

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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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