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Texas Take

Mar 22, 2019

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has begun to strike a very different tone in his governing style and in speeches. Why's that? Plus, Beto O'Rourke raised a mountain of money as he kicked off his campaign and support for a ban on red light cameras seems to be dropping at the Texas Capitol. 

Mar 14, 2019

Beto O'Rourke jumped into the race for President of the United States on Thursday, and President Trump can't help it, he's already making fun of the former Texas Congressman. Plus, speaking of presidential politicking, why did Houston miss out on the Democratic National Convention in 2020, and what could it mean for the...

Mar 8, 2019

Will Texas "decriminalize" marijuana? There's a legitimate question as to whether the proposals will cross the finish line and become law this year. Plus; nearly a dozen presidential contenders make their way to Austin for SXSW. The Texas House rolls out its school finance plan. Will voters the final say on...

Feb 28, 2019

Another busy week in Texas politics -- from Beto O’Rourke’s possible race for the White House to a marathon hearing at the state capitol over your property taxes. Plus an update on Texas Secretary of State David Whitley's attempt to keep his job despite opposition from Democrats who accuse his office of...

Feb 21, 2019

An abortion bill is in the mix along with taxes and school finance. More on Beto's couch time with Oprah.