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A weekly podcast hosted by metro columnist Gilbert Garcia with a roundtable of the Express-News political team, investigative reporter Brian Chasnoff and business editor Greg Jefferson. Join them as they examine current events, hash out rivalries and go on the record with guests from local and state arenas.

A weekly podcast hosted by metro columnist Gilbert Garcia with a roundtable of the Express-News political team, investigative reporter Brian Chasnoff and business editor Greg Jefferson. Join them as they examine current events, hash out rivalries and go on the record with guests from local and state arenas.

Location:

United States

Description:

A weekly podcast hosted by metro columnist Gilbert Garcia with a roundtable of the Express-News political team, investigative reporter Brian Chasnoff and business editor Greg Jefferson. Join them as they examine current events, hash out rivalries and go on the record with guests from local and state arenas.

Twitter:

@expressnews

Language:

English

Contact:

(210) 250-3000


Episodes

229. Laura Barberena talks midterms

11/28/2022
The Express-News political team visits with political consultant Laura Barbarena to discuss her recent campaign wins in the County Judge race and the DA race.

Duration:00:41:33

228. The Melissa Cabello Havrda Interview

11/21/2022
The Express-News political team hosts district 6 councilwoman Melissa Cabello Havrda to discuss the recent turmoil at city hall, the shooting of Erik Cantu, and the transportation challenges that San Antonio is facing.

Duration:00:42:09

227. Council Controversies

11/14/2022
The Express-News political team discusses the controversies surrounding Clayton Perry and Mario Bravo.

Duration:00:28:00

226. Midterms Recap

11/9/2022
Making sense of the 2022 elections.

Duration:00:36:43

Episode 225: The Jon Taylor interview

11/1/2022
UTSA Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Department of Political Science and Geography Jon Taylor joins the show to discuss the challenges that Republicans and Democrats face leading up to the midterm elections.

Duration:00:40:13

Episode 224: GOP’s Anti-Crime Messaging

10/24/2022
How Texas Republicans are attacking their opponents.

Duration:00:34:26

Episode 223: Upheaval in Uvalde

10/11/2022
Uvalde CISD, the St. Mary’s Strip, and Beto’s college tour.

Duration:00:29:45

Episode 222: The Tony Gonzales interview

10/3/2022
U.S. Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district Tony Gonzalez joins the show to discuss immigration, possible Spurs relocation, and the Uvalde tragedy.

Duration:00:45:27

Episode 221: The Justin Rodriguez Interview

9/27/2022
County commissioner Justin Rodriguez talks Spurs, voting access and the future of the West Side.

Duration:00:41:47

Episode 220: East Side Story

9/19/2022
A conversation with Councilman Jalen McKee-Rodriguez about CPS Energy rebates, crime prevention, San Antonio's Migrant Resource Center, expanding the nondiscrimination ordinance, stray animals and more.

Duration:00:27:26

Episode 219: Uvalde Goes Back to School

9/13/2022
Anxiety likely was part of the first day of school for almost every student and family in Uvalde. But for those whose loved ones were murdered that day, and those who survived the shooting, the day was excruciating, yet another reminder of all they lost. www.expressnews.com/askpuro

Duration:00:30:59

Episode 218: The John Lira Interview

8/29/2022
Marine Corps veteran John Lira has launched a campaign for the Democratic nomination in U.S. District 23 and talks about why he thinks he can beat Tony Gonzales. www.expressnews.com/askpuro

Duration:00:27:55

Episode 217: Election Workers Under Siege

8/22/2022
The Gillespie County elections administrator and her staff are stepping down — reportedly due to death threats that started after Donald Trump lost the 2020 presidential contest and began falsely claiming he hadn’t. www.expressnews.com/askpuro

Duration:00:30:28

Episode 216: Beto’s MF-Bomb

8/15/2022
Discussing O’Rourke’s viral moment in Mineral Wells. www.expressnews.com/askpuro

Duration:00:29:07

Episode 215: San Antonio’s abortion-rights resolution

8/8/2022
Columnist Gilbert Garcia hosts a panel including metro editor Greg Jefferson, investigative reporter Brian Chasnoff, and city hall reporter Megan Stringer. Send in your questions comments or concerns to the show at the following link! http://expressnews.com/AskPuro

Duration:00:21:42

Episode 214: Polling Place Problem

7/25/2022
S.A. schools are reluctant to host elections.

Duration:00:31:57

Episode 213: "Systemic Failures"

7/18/2022
The Investigative Committee weighs in on the Uvalde shooting.

Duration:00:18:17

Episode 212: On the Wrong Track

7/12/2022
Why Texas voters are so disgruntled.

Duration:00:14:29

Episode 211: The “Open Borders” Myth

7/5/2022
Assessing last week’s migrant-smuggling tragedy.

Duration:00:21:37

Episode 210: Life in a post-Roe Texas

6/27/2022
Express-News reporters talk about the impact of last week’s abortion decision.

Duration:00:27:33