Party Politics, Texas Edition Ep. 1: Beto O’ Rourke Throwing Hat In The Ring

Cohosts Jay and Brandon drill down on what you need to know about Beto O’ Rourke running against current Texas Senator Ted Cruz.

Party Politics hosts Jay Aiyer and Brandon Rottinghaus
Party Politics hosts Jay Aiyer and Brandon Rottinghaus

On this inaugural episode of Party Politics: Texas Edition cohosts Jay Aiyer and Brandon Rottinghaus bring you three hot topics in Texas political news:

  1. Democrat Beto O’ Rourke throwing his hat in the political ring against incumbent Texas Senator Ted Cruz
  2. The House and Senate can’t seem to agree on budgetary issues
  3. Governor Greg Abbott and his “United States of Municipalities”

Then they drill down on the likelihood of democrat Beto O’ Rourke taking current Texas Senator Ted Cruz’s seat in the 2018 election. Don’t forget to check out our national episode of Party Politics too! 

Party Politics is produced by Dacia Clay, Edel Howlin and Laura Lucas. Our audio engineer is Todd Hulslander