Party Politics

Party Politics, Ep. 58: Texas Runoff Elections, Santa Fe, And Trump

Brandon and Jay are here to catch you up on current events, including the Texas runoffs, the Santa Fe shooting, and Trump butting heads with the FBI

Austin residents lined up to vote at the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services on Guadalupe Street on Tuesday.

On Party Politics this week, co-hosts Jay Aiyer and Brandon Rottinghaus are going to catch you up on the week’s political news:


  • Santa Fe shooting
  • Courts forcing online voter registration?
  • Democratic runoff candidate threatens to call the “damn Zetas”


  • North Korea Summit off?
  • Trump v FBI
  • Farm Bill fails
  • Primaries ’round the nation

Brandon and Jay talk about the runoff elections the Santa Fe shooting, Trump’s decision to call off the North Korea summit, and several other topics.

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Party Politics is produced by Edel Howlin, audio engineer is Todd Hulslander and our digital editors are Matt Prendergast and Giselle Bueno.