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Overwhelmed by the political news cycle every week? We get it — that’s why we’re providing a fun and approachable breakdown of political news. Party Politics podcast is hosted by Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina, two University of Houston political science professors who deliver a friendly, humorous, and non-partisan recap of the week’s biggest political stories.

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March 1, 2024

Episode 38: Texas primary election preview

This week, Co-hosts Brandon Rottinghaus and Jeronimo Cortina discuss the ongoing saga to avoid a government shutdown, the looming primary elections in Texas, and Rick Perry's support for Texas House speaker Dade Phelan, among other stories.

NATIONAL TOPICS
Mike Johnson feels the heat yet again
Trump wins South Carolina, Michigan
Biden wins Michigan

TEXAS TOPICS
Trump and Biden visit border
Rick Perry backs Dade Phelan

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Primary analysis

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