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Shutdown avoided (Oct. 2, 2023)

On Monday’s show: We discuss how a partial government shutdown was avoided at the last minute — for now. And our listeners share their pet peeves about life in Greater Houston.



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On Monday’s show: A partial government shutdown was avoided at the last minute — for now. We learn about the deal that made it happen and discuss how it might affect Houston.

Also this hour: On the first Monday of every month, we seek out your Houstonian pet peeves. Send yours to talk@houstonmatters.org.

And we get an update on Houston sports from Jesus Ortiz of Our Esquina.


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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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