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Political Roundup: Doug Jones’ Upset Win In Alabama, And Texas Mid-Term Candidates

Our political experts discuss the latest national, state, and local political stories with an eye for how they 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 for how it all might affect Houston and Texas.

This week, we discuss Doug Jones’ upset win in the Alabama Senate race, sexual misconduct allegations against President Donald Trump, the field for the 2018 Texas mid-term elections filing to run, and more.

Our panel of political experts includes Mark Jones, political science fellow at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy, and Craig Goodman, assistant professor at University of Houston-Victoria.

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