Texas Gov. Greg Abbott just announced this morning that he's backing a primary challenger for a house district seat in Houston. His endorsement comes just two days after filing for the March 6 primaries began. Several incumbents and newcomers have already announced their 2018 campaigns.
Joining Houston Matters to discuss the political ramifications are Jay Aiyer of Texas Southern University and co-host of Houston Public Media's Party Politics podcast and David Branham from the University of Houston-Downtown.