Party Politics

President Biden officially running for reelection in 2024

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


This week, co-hosts Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina discuss the fight over raising the debt ceiling, Don Lemon and Tucker Carlson’s sudden firings, and what to watch for in politics over the summer, among other topics. Party Politics will return in September!


McCarthy debt ceiling budget bill

Lemon and Carlson OUT

Biden campaign launch

RFK Jr, running too



Senate speedily does business

TXSCOTUS knocks down Prop 2

What to watch for this summer!


Join Brandon and Jeronimo (and the University of Houston Department of Political Science) for an in-person breakfast at the UH Hilton to listen to UH Experts discuss the high points and the takeaways of the Texas Legislative Session. A Q&A session will allow you to pose questions about the things that matter to you about the session.

May 31, 2023


UH Hilton, Flamingo Room


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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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