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Party Politics: Abortion-Rights Bombshell

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


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Hundreds gathered at Houston City Hall and marched to the Federal Courthouse in downtown Houston on May 3, 2022 in opposition to the overturning of Roe v. Wade.


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This week on Party Politics, Co-hosts Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina discuss J.D. Vance’s victory in the Ohio Republican primary, Gov. Abbott’s threat to declare an “invasion” at the Texas border, and the shocking revelation that SCOTUS is set to strike down Roe vs. Wade, among other stories.


Vance wins in Ohio



A border "invasion?”

Operation Lone Star gets more money

Chris Turner steps aside



Leaked SCOTUS opinion heralds abortion-rights takedown


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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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