KUT Morning Podcast Friday, February 10
Austin Energy’s Second Rate Hearing
Austin City Council Members are now considering the next step in approving or changing a proposed electricity rate increase. A public hearing yesterday went into the early morning hours as people told Council how they felt about the rate proposal. KUT’s Erika Aguilar reports.
Stem Cell Therapy Guidelines
KUT’s Ben Philpott talks with Emily Ramshaw of The Texas Tribune about The Texas Medical Board’s review of guidelines for stem cell therapy.
IDEA and AISD Teachers
A charter school operator from South Texas is moving into East Austin’s Allan Elementary School next school year. It’s the first step in a multi-year strategy that Austin ISD hopes will reverse years of academic setbacks. KUT’s Nathan Bernier reports on what that means for teachers at the campus.