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Effects of the heat wave, and the potential slippery slope from the leaked SCOTUS decision (June 20, 2022)

On Monday’s show: The recent heat wave’s effect on Texas agriculture, concerns about a potential slippery slope after the leaked decision that would overturn Roe v. Wade, answers to your pet care questions, and an update on sports.


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On Monday’s show: With the state dealing with a major heat wave, we learn how the high temperatures are affecting agriculture.

Also this hour: With the leaked Supreme Court ruling that would potentially overturn Roe v. Wade, we discuss concerns that the decision could lead to other rights being taken away on similar grounds.

Then, veterinarian Dr. Lori Teller answers your pet care questions.

And we get an update on Houston sports from Jeff Balke.

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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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