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Party Politics, National Edition Ep. 40: Oprah 2020 And Trump Legislative Roundup

“Why would you want to be president when you can be Oprah? Being Oprah is so much better!” – Brandon Rottinghaus, co-host of Party Politics, on Oprah’s Golden Globes speech that left a lot of people speculating that she might run for president in 2020.

Oprah Winfrey, recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award, gave a rousing Golden Globes speech that spurred talk of a 2020 presidential run.

On the latest episode of Party Politics, co-hosts Jay Aiyer and Brandon Rottinghaus take a look at yet another busy week on the national political scene and around the world since the end of 2017:

  • Oprah 2020?
  • DACA up for discussion again

  • Sheriff Joe Arpaio runs,  California’s Darrell Issa retires
  • Redistricting in the courts
And finally, Brandon and Jay look at President Trump’s legislative roundup. Check out our weekly Texas-centered episode too which you can subscribe to on Apple Podcasts. Tweet us using #PartyPoliticsPod or email partypoliticspod@houstonpublicmedia.org. 

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

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