The Ticket 2016
The Ticket: Post-Election Chat11/09/16
KUT's Ben Philpott and the Texas Tribune's Jay Root wind up the podcast with a quick look at how President-elect Donald Trump's victory affects Texas. They'll go down the list of Texans in line for spots in the Trump administration. And they'll chat...
The Ticket: Explaining Why the Polls Aren't Rigged
This week, The Texas Tribune's Jay Root and KUT's Ben Philpott tackle some of Donald Trump's assertions that the polls showing him behind…are wrong. They'll talk with political researcher and pollster Stefan Hankin to break down the possibility of a...
The Ticket LIVE: Let’s End the 2016 Election with a Little...
This week, the Tribune's Jay Root and KUT's Ben Philpott taped before a crowd at KLRU's historic studio 6A, former host of the iconic TV show Austin City Limits. While the crowd was waiting on the 3rd Presidential debate, we want to go beyond the...
The Ticket: What's Next for America and Voters after 2016?
This week, two debates down…one to go. We'll chat a little about what happened Sunday night and what's happened since. And while reporters across the country try to make sense of this sometimes nonsensical election – we'll get some clarity about...
The Ticket: Trump and Clinton Finally Face Off
This week on the show: The Tribune's Jay Root and KUT's Ben Philpott record the podcast LIVE at the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin just before the September 26th Presidential debate. Ben and Jay get the crowd ready for the debate by reviewing some...
The Ticket: Getting Ready for the Presidential Debates
This week on the show: The Tribune's Jay Root and KUT's Ben Philpott catch up on the big news from the campaign trail. Including Hillary's health, the Donald's debate prep, and whether or not Texas is actually in play for the 2016 election. Visit...