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Party Politics, Texas Edition Ep. 46: Early Voting Numbers High for Democrats

Brandon and Jay talk about the state races, land commissioner, agricultural commissioner, Senate District 17 and House District 134


Early voting for the Texas primaries started on Tuesday, February 20th, 2018. In this image, voters in Austin wait to cast their vote.


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

  • Early voting numbers indicate Democrats are showing up at the polls
  • Texas Tribune latest political poll with UT
  • Austin says ok to paid sick leave
  • Texas GOP – getting 90% of the money

Then Brandon and Jay talk about the State races, land commissioner, agricultural commissioner, Senate District 17 and House District 134. Don’t forget to check out our national episodes of Party Politics too, by downloading them on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get good podcasts. Tweet us your questions to #PartyPoliticsPod or email

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

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