Texas Standard For September 5, 2017

Getting back to business across Harvey-hit Texas. It was no holiday weekend for roughly 1 in 3 in the Lone Star State. The mucking, the cleanup, the drywall, the carpet, the debris left behind by Harvey – put it all together and how much is there and where does it go? And: What about all that water? As trillions of gallons flow back to the Gulf, some wonder if there isn’t a quicker and better way to drain east Texas. Also: A price tag bigger than Katrina says the Texas governor. Not so fast say others in Washington. Plus: Now a new storm brewing over who and how to pay for the effects of an historic storm. Those stories and so much more today on the Texas Standard:

By Texas StandardSeptember 5, 2017 11:24 am