Harris County judge Ed Emmett also discusses growth challenges in the county and help for the mentally ill.
Also discussed: Supreme Court decisions and Texas cultural heritage.
Also discussed: Budget issues, officer shortages and continued issues with the HPD crime lab.
Also, learn how the summer months are the deadliest time of year for teenagers.
Also: Houston Area Urban League
Also: Group seeks to find employment for armed service veterans.
Only 8 percent of Americans say they know a transgendered person. That fact is likely what is behind much of the controversy surrounding sections of Houston's proposed Equal Rights Ordinance.
Mayor Annise Parker is proposing an Equal Rights Ordinance for the city of Houston that is running into major opposition. Why? Find out on 'Houston Newsmakers.'
The evaluation of teachers in Houston ISD is fair and should be based on how well a teachers' students perform. That was the response of Dr. Terry Grier, Superintendent of HISD, to a lawsuit filed…
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee and Texas Comptroller Susan Combs were guests on this week's "Houston Newsmakers" with Khambrel Marshall.
Do you have a topic you would like to see on Houston Newsmakers? Email us.