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Each Week KUT's Ben Philpott and the Tribune's Jay Root provide a rundown of the week's campaign actions and bring you interviews with people who make a living working on, covering or commenting on the campaigns.

Each Week KUT's Ben Philpott and the Tribune's Jay Root provide a rundown of the week's campaign actions and bring you interviews with people who make a living working on, covering or commenting on the campaigns.
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Each Week KUT's Ben Philpott and the Tribune's Jay Root provide a rundown of the week's campaign actions and bring you interviews with people who make a living working on, covering or commenting on the campaigns.

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English


Episodes

The Ticket: Post-Election Chat

11/9/2016
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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 about how journalism could/should change after this election. Ben and Jay are trying to figure out what's next for the podcast. Shoot an email to bphilpott@kut or jroot@texastribune with suggestions. Thanks for listening to The Ticket 2016!

Duration: 00:19:43


The Ticket: How 2016 Affects 2018

11/4/2016
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This week, the polls have gotten so close that it looks like the assumed Clinton victory is more of a toss-up. So the Texas Tribune's Jay Root and KUT's Ben Philpott will talk about where the race stands now and evolution and effect of polls in the 2016 election with Republican pollster Chris Perkins. And because we're based here in Texas, we'll talk about how the national race could-might-maybe-possibly affect politics in the lone star state with Texas Tribune CEO and noted New York...

Duration: 00:52:41


The Ticket LIVE: Let’s End the 2016 Election with a Little Humor

10/20/2016
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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 debate and even the election to talk about the future of the Republican and Democratic parties in Texas. So we'll talk with Burt Orange Report Publisher Lize Burr and Deirdre Delisi of Delisi Communications about what happens next after this brawl...

Duration: 00:48:15


The Ticket: What's Next for America and Voters after 2016?

10/14/2016
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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 what's happening to the parties, and voters with UT-Austin political scientist Victoria DeFrancesco Soto. Visit KUT.org or TexasTribune.org for more info and to RSVP for our live show and debate watching party on October 19th. Visit...

Duration: 00:35:16


The Ticket: Trump and Clinton Finally Face Off

9/27/2016
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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 of the most memorable debate moments in history. UT-Austin Politics Project Director Jim Henson also joins them to talk about how debates have affected Presidential races. And whether the post-debate spin now define debates more than the...

Duration: 00:39:18


The Ticket: Getting Ready for the Presidential Debates

9/20/2016
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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 TheTicket2016.com, where you can find more episodes and links to subscribe on iTunes, Google Play, SoundCloud and Stitcher.

Duration: 00:17:58


The Ticket: Trump’s Immigration Speech

9/4/2016
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This week on The Ticket 2016: Donald Trump delivered a 75-minute, 10-point speech on what he would do to change our country’s immigration system. To help you digest the speech, the Texas Tribune’s Jay Root and KUT’s Ben Philpott present another installment of Stump Interrupted, where the two will play segments of the speech and then break in with some analysis and even a little fact-checking. Then our hosts will talk with Gary Freeman. The UT Austin Professor specializes in the politics of...

Duration: 01:00:25