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Political Roundup: Manafort Verdict, And Trump’s Attorney Pleads Guilty

The Houston Matters experts discuss the latest political stories with an eye for how they might affect Houston and Texas.

From a federal jury finding Paul Manafort guilty on eight of 18 charges he faced in his tax and bank fraud trial, to Pres. Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen pleading guilty to to eight counts in federal court, to how local politicians have responded in the year since Harvey, our experts discuss the latest national, state, and local political stories with an eye for how they might affect Houston and Texas.

Joining host Craig Cohen for this week’s political discussions are David Branham, professor of political science at the UH-Downtown, and Mark Jones from Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy.

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