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Political Roundup: Latest GOP Health Care Bill, And Puerto Rico Response

It’s time again for the Houston Matters weekly roundup of national, state, and local political stories with an eye for how it all might affect Houston and Texas.

It’s time again for the Houston Matters weekly political roundup with analysis of national, state, and local political stories — with an eye to how it all might affect Houston and Texas.

This week, we talk about the fate of the GOP’s latest health care bill, President Trump and the recovery process in Puerto Rico, the latest rulings from the U.S. Supreme Court, and more.

Our panel of political experts this week includes: Jay Aiyer, political science professor from Texas Southern University and co-host of Houston Public Media’s Party Politics podcast; Dr. David Branham, professor of political science at the University of Houston-Downtown; and Andrew Schneider, politics and government reporter for News 88.7.

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