Party Politics

Party Politics: Rights and Reform

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

FILE – In this July 14, 2020 file photo, a voter, right, shows her identification to a Harris County election clerk before voting, in Houston. Texas Republicans advanced a slate of proposed new voting restrictions Thursday, April 1, 2021, that would reduce options to cast ballots, limit polling hours and hand more power to partisan poll watchers. All those efforts are rolled into a single bill that cleared the GOP-controlled state Senate — a key marker in a campaign by Republicans, including Gov. Greg Abbott, to impose new restrictive measures over elections in America’s biggest red state. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

This week on Party Politics, co-hosts Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina discuss the debate over voting rights and abortion rights, President Biden’s infrastructure plan, and “Big” Dan Rodimer’s Texas-cosplay campaign video, among other stories.

NATIONAL TOPICS

Biden releases infrastructure plan

Matt Gaetz faces inquiry over sex with an underage girl

Republicans asking for information on Hunter Biden missing gun

Donald Trump: wedding guest

 

TEXAS TOPICS

TX GOP deactivates Gab account

District judge denied Texas AG Ken Paxton's request for a temporary block of local mask mandate

Dr. Hotze sued for "aiding and abetting" actions leading to criminal charges in vote fraud case

Big (Nevada/New Jersey) Dan Rodimer for Congress!

 

DEEP

Voting rights

Gun rights

Energy reforms

Abortion rights

 

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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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