Houston Matters begins at noon on 88.7FM or listen online. Join the discussion at 713-440-8870, firstname.lastname@example.org or @HoustonMatters.
Also this hour: We continue our 4th annual State of Houston series with an update on the state of the energy industry in Houston and environmental issues facing the region. Then, our political experts discuss the latest national, state, and local political stories with an eye for how they might affect Houston and Texas. And we learn about a mariachi opera being produced by Houston Grand Opera.