The Observer sat down with Rep. Joaquin Castro in Washington this week to talk about congressional dysfunction, immigration reform, Dan Patrick and his political future.
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Josh Rosenblatt joins us in the studio to discuss HBO’s new documentary on former Texas Governor Ann Richards.
The lt. governor primary race between David Dewhurst and Dan Patrick has been the strangest in Texas this year—what will the last month hold?
Some wondered if Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst would bring out the big guns against Dan Patrick in their primary runoff. Dew’s gone negative, but not very well.
Last night’s debate between Julian Castro and Dan Patrick provided a lot of fireworks, but left Texas’ immigration debate mostly status quo ante.
In this episode, we discuss the controversy surrounding Dan Patrick’s endorsement for lieutenant governor by the owners of a much-beloved convenience store chain, Bucc-ee’s.
Dan Flynn defends plastic bags, Louie Gohmert dishes a zinger on climate change, and a beaver flip-flops on its endorsement of Dan Patrick.
David Dewhurst and Dan Branch face tough runoff races, and some want them to concede. But they shouldn’t—for voters’ sake, and their own.
In this week’s episode, we discuss a few of the more surprising outcomes from the Texas primary.
Texas struggles with a Texas primary hangover this week. Weirdos in runoffs. God intervenes. The Ukraine is cold. And: the return of the poll tax.