AudioWeekly Roundup Podcast: 87th Legislature Post-Mortem

Catch up on the week's hottest stories in Texas politics with the reporting team at The Texan.
June 4, 2021
This week on The Texan’s “Weekly Roundup,” the reporting team discusses the death of election integrity, gambling allowances, and emergency power reform, and whether the Republican-led legislature delivered conservative results. Governor Abbott’s comments about a special session, a Bush running for statewide office, Trump wading into Texas politics, new details about the attorney general’s legal troubles, and the governor issuing a disaster declaration at the border are also detailed.


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Michelle Arledge

Michelle Arledge is the Marketing Manager for The Texan. Previously, she worked as the digital marketing manager for both the Manhattan Institute and City Journal magazine in New York City. A Dallas native, Michelle graduated from Baylor University in 2016 with a degree in political science. Outside of work, Michelle spends time worshipping coffee, singing show tunes, and hanging out with her husband and their two rescue dogs.