AudioWeekly Roundup Podcast: New Campaign Finance Numbers, Miller Consultant Indicted, Governor Candidates on Tax Reform

Catch up on the week's hottest stories in Texas politics with the reporting team at The Texan.
January 21, 2022
This week on The Texan’s “Weekly Roundup,” the team discusses new fundraising numbers in Texas’ hottest campaigns, a top state official’s consultant being indicted for theft, the stances GOP gubernatorial candidates have taken on property tax reform, details surrounding suicides in the National Guard and criticisms levied at Governor Abbott, the Texas Supreme Court looking to weigh in on the last major challenge to the Heartbeat Act in federal court, a conversation with Dr. Peter McCullough on the Omicron variant and treatment options, a Houston doctor suing the hospital she formerly worked at for financial data relating to COVID-19, homicide rates in the state’s largest cities, recent drug trafficking at the border, and a rundown of the Colleyville hostage situation. 


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Daniel Friend

Daniel Friend is a reporter for The Texan. He participated in a Great Books program at Azusa Pacific University and graduated in 2019 with a degree in Political Science. He has studied C.S. Lewis’s science fiction trilogy and in his spare time you might find him writing his own novel partly inspired by the series.