Special Edition: Dr. Vivian Ho, U.S. Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia, and HPM’s Lisa Shumate

August 14, 2020
In The News

Our special edition of Houston Matters weekdays at 3 p.m. addresses your questions and concerns about important issues affecting the community.

In the first segment, host Ernie Manouse is joined by Dr. Vivian Ho with Rice University’s James A. Baker III Institute to talk about the latest news surrounding COVID-19. She co-writes a blog detailing the latest updates on the pandemic.

Then, Ernie is joined by U.S. Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX 29th District) to talk about the death of Vanessa Guillen, the Joe Biden campaign’s pick of Kamala Harris for vice president, and the partisan battle over a new stimulus package for Covid relief.

And finally, Ernie is joined by Lisa Shumate, author, coach and General Manager of Houston Public Media. They discuss Shumate’s upcoming radio series Career Frontier, which explores how we work and achieve success in a changing workplace.