Party Politics

Party Politics: Texas Unmasked

Co-hosts Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina delve into the latest news in national and local politics.

Maskless people gather outside a shop Wednesday, March 3, 2021, in Dallas. Texas is lifting its mask mandate, Gov. Greg Abbott said, making it the largest state to no longer require one of the most effective ways to slow the spread of the coronavirus. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

This week on Party Politics, co-hosts Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina discuss Governor Abbott’s lifting of the mask mandate and allowing businesses to open at 100%, the Democrats agenda in the U.S. Congress, and the scandals swirling around NY Governor Andrew Cuomo, among other stories.

NATIONAL TOPICS

Tanden nomination pulled

Democratic agenda: COVID package, minimum wage, EQUALITY Act

CPAC, Straw Poll, Ted Cruz approval rating

Gov Andrew Cuomo scandals

Cancelled? Potato Head and Dr. Seuss

 

TEXAS TOPICS

CD 6 Special Election

PUC Chair resigns

Remember the Alamo (truce)

 

DEEP

Governor Abbott: Texas 100% open!

 

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Troy Schulze

Troy Schulze

Producer, Houston Matters

Troy Schulze is a producer for Houston Matters. He also produces the podcast Party Politics and the digital video series Skyline Sessions. Schulze has been working as a writer and producer in digital media for over 20 years. He has received three Emmy nominations for his work on the TV...

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