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


In this May 2, 2017, photo, gamblers play electronic bingo at the Naskila Gaming center, operated by the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas about 15 miles east of Livingston, Texas. Nearly a year after a relatively small electronic bingo operation quietly opened, Texas officials historically opposed to anything resembling casino-style gambling are in federal court insisting the 365 bingo machines are illegal. (AP Photo/Michael Graczyk)


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This week on Party Politics, Co-hosts Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina discuss the painful Oz-Fetterman debate, the potential for gambling coming to Texas, and the New York Yankees fans’ contempt for Ted Cruz, among other stories.

Party Politics will celebrate its fifth-anniversary season with a special live broadcast from Post Houston on Friday, November 4, at 7:30pm. The public is welcome; come meet our co-hosts, and please go vote!


Oz-Fetterman Debate



Early voting roundup

Abbott not opposed to gambling in Texas

No new budget for Harris County

New York Yankees fans flip Ted Cruz the bird


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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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