This week on The Texan’s “Weekly Roundup,” the team discusses:
- Gov. Greg Abbott’s past and possible future in the highest statewide office in Texas
- Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick stating rural schools would be “bracketed out” of school voucher programs
- Beto O’Rourke’s policy prescriptions and their popularity with Texan voters
- Three Democrats on the border in South Texas hoping to fend off challenges from the GOP
- O’Rourke possibly violating election laws with his rallies close to polling places
- The Republican and Democrat vying for an open House seat in Williamson County
- Bernie Sanders stumping for Michelle Vallejo against Monica de la Cruz
- The two incumbents clashing for the same South Texas seat
- A controversial campaign contribution to Congressman Henry Cuellar
- A rundown of which State Board of Education seats are on the ballot
- Sen. Roland Gutierrez’ plan to provide $300 million to Uvalde victims and families
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Daniel Friend is the Marketing and Media Manager for The Texan. After graduating with a double-major in Political Science and Humanities, he wrote for The Texan as a reporter through June 2022. In his spare time, you're likely to find him working on The Testimony of Calvin Lewis, an Abolition of Man-inspired novel and theatrical podcast.