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Party Politics, Texas Edition Ep. 28: Paxton In Hot Water, Again?

“Delaware has our money” – Texas Attorney General, Ken Paxton


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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton during a news conference on Jan. 12, 2017.

On this episode of Party Politics: Texas Edition, co-hosts Jay Aiyer and Brandon Rottinghaus get into the politics of:

  • A key business group backs State Rep. Cindy Burkett

  • Abbott worries the Texas delegation will get rolled and tells them to “get a spine”

  • Steve Bannon is running candidates against GOP senate incumbents …but not Senator Ted Cruz

  • U.S. House committee has approved Rep. McCaul’s bill to put $10 billion toward building a border wall

Then, the gents take a good look at Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s trial and a potential new investigation after a legal defense gift of $100,000. By the way, don't forget to check out our national episodes of Party Politics, too.

Party Politics is produced by Edel Howlin and our audio engineer is Todd Hulslander.

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