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The Texan's podcast includes weekly roundups of important news, additional insights from our reporters, and exclusive interviews with the people who have direct influence on politics and policy in Texas.

The Texan's podcast includes weekly roundups of important news, additional insights from our reporters, and exclusive interviews with the people who have direct influence on politics and policy in Texas.
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United States

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The Texan's podcast includes weekly roundups of important news, additional insights from our reporters, and exclusive interviews with the people who have direct influence on politics and policy in Texas.

Language:

English

Contact:

5126383325


Episodes

Battleground 2020: Sen. Pete Flores

6/24/2019
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On this Battleground 2020 podcast, Senator Pete Flores (R-Pleasanton) sat down with Senior Editor Drew White to discuss the unique circumstances by which he won his seat in 2018, what the path to reelection looks like in his historically blue district, and the need to draw attention to the border crisis.

Duration:00:55:03

Congressman Dan Crenshaw & Konni Burton

6/17/2019
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In this interview, Congressman Dan Crenshaw (R-TX-2) and Konni Burton talk about the trade tariffs proposed by Donald Trump, the 2020 presidential election, and his feelings regarding the "Game of Thrones" finale.

Duration:00:24:11

Patrick Svitek and Tyler Norris - 2019 Legislature Review & 2020 Predictions

6/10/2019
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In this interview, Drew sits down with Patrick Svitek of the Texas Tribune and consultant Tyler Norris to discuss their take on the 86th Legislature, predictions for the 2020 election cycle, and whether or not "Old Town Road" qualifies as a country song.

Duration:00:48:39

Aaron Reitz - Candidate for HD 47

6/3/2019
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On this week’s episode, Aaron Reitz, Republican candidate for Texas House District 47, spoke with Senior Editor Drew White about why he chose to run for office, the failure of the Texas Heartbeat Bill, and who he would cast as “Captain Texan.“

Duration:00:24:45

State Rep. Kyle Biedermann and Drew White

5/27/2019
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In this interview, Drew and Rep. Biedermann discuss his upbringing in New York with a native Texan mother, unconventional dynamics with leadership in the Texas Capitol, and his perspective on the crisis at the Texas border.

Duration:00:21:07

State Rep. Matt Krause with Konni Burton

5/20/2019
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In this interview, Konni and Rep. Krause discuss how he discovered his personal convictions, the reasoning behind some of his more controversial legislation, his take on the new Texas House speaker, and the unpredictable twists and turns in the Krause family March Madness tradition.

Duration:00:17:38

Interview with Congressman Chip Roy

5/6/2019
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In this interview, Konni Burton and U.S. Congressman Chip Roy (R-TX-21) discuss problems facing Texas and the country, such as border security and healthcare, and what life is like as a legislator.

Duration:00:24:58

Interview with Konni Burton - CEO of The Texan

4/19/2019
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In this episode, Senior Editor Drew White interviews CEO Konni Burton. Drew and Konni discuss why The Texan is launching, the current state of news media, and Konni's favorite superhero.

Duration:00:34:09