Observer Radio Episode 65: Missing Faces at the Texas Democratic Convention

Patrick Michels

Wendy Davis speaking
Wendy Davis speaks at her gubernatorial campaign announcement October 3 in Haltom City.  Patrick Michels

In this episode of Observer Radio, politics writer Chris Hooks explains why there were no national figures present at the Texas Democratic Convention last weekend.

Our guest for this episode is documentary photographer Jo Ann Santangelo whose photo essay examines the lives of married same-sex couples living in a state where their marriages are not recognized.

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