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Removing the Homeless from Houston’s Streets, and Harris County Opts out of 287(g): The Good, Bad and the Ugly of the News

Removing the Homeless from Houston’s Streets, and Harris County Opts out of 287(g): The Good, Bad and the Ugly of the News

GBU BannerA lot can happen in a week. Some of it good. Some of it bad. Some of it downright ugly. When faced with intriguing developments in the week’s news, we turn to our rotating panel of “non-experts” to parse The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of it all.

This week, our panel weighs in on the city of Houston considering ways to help clear the homeless from Houston streets, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez opting out of the voluntary U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement 287(g) program, and a man getting removed from a United Airlines flight headed for the Bayou City after allegedly making multiple racist comments to a Pakistani-Indian couple in front of him.

Our panel of non-experts this week includes:

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