Party Politics

Party Politics, Ep. 61: Trump and Kim, and the Texas GOP Convention

Brandon and Jay talk about the Texas GOP convention and looking ahead to November

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reaches to shake President Trump’s hand at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore 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:


  • Jimmy v. Ted! game on
  • Texas School safety committee
  • Immigration looking to Texas to house children in tent facilities 
  • GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOAL Texas in the mix as part of 2026 World Cup


  • Trump-Kim summit
  • G7 drama
  • Net Neutrality ends
  • SCOTUS upholds Ohio voter purge
  • Immigration bills see the floor


Brandon and Jay talk about the Trump Kim summit, the Texas school safety committee, the country’s immigration issues, and the World Cup!

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


This article is part of the Party Politics podcast

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