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Co-hosts Jeronimo Cortina and Brandon Rottinghaus discuss the political implications behind Rick Perry’s resignation as U.S. Energy Secretary and the former Texas Governor’s involvement in the impeachment probe.

 
 
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry arrives for a meeting with Lithuania’s President Gitanas Nausedaprior at the Presidential palace in Vilnius, Lithuania, Monday, Oct. 7, 2019.

This week on Party Politics, co-hosts Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina provide a full political rundown on the latest news stories in Texas politics. On this week’s episode, Jeronimo and Brandon explore the 10 proposed constitutional amendments that are on the Texas ballot in the upcoming November elections, and the political fallout from the release of Dennis Bonnen and Michael Quinn Sullivan’s recorded conversation, last week. Brandon and Jeronimo also discuss the most recent developments on Capitol Hill regarding the Impeachment Inquiry against President Trump, and the latest drama from inside the press room at the White House. 

NATIONAL TOPICS:

  • 2020 Presidential Roundup
  • Elijah Cummings passes away
  • Impeachment Update: Mick Mulvaney goes rogue?
  • Doral Resort out as host for G7 summit
  • Mitt Romney secret Twitter account

TEXAS TOPICS:

  • President Trump visits Texas
  • Gov. Abbott moves to have TXDOT clear homeless camps
  • Rick Perry resigns as Energy Secretary
  • Dennis Bonnen tape fallout
  • Mozel tav, Wendy Davis

You can subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts. Tweet us using #PartyPoliticsPod or email partypoliticspod@houstonpublicmedia.org. Party Politics is produced by Sophie Moll, the audio engineer is Todd Hulslander

 

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