AudioWeekly Roundup Podcast: Starbucks Unionization, New Sanctuary City for the Unborn, Illegal Immigration Data Under Biden

Catch up on the week's hottest stories in Texas politics with the reporting team at The Texan.
April 1, 2022
This week on The Texan’s “Weekly Roundup,” the team discusses Starbucks unionizing in Texas, a city revisiting a local ban on abortion after rejecting one in 2020, illegal immigration numbers in Biden’s first year in office, the president of one of the world’s largest financial companies addressing an accusation of divesting from fossil fuel businesses, the controversy surrounding Title 42 and its potential end, public school funding adjustments, three Railroad Commission candidates speaking at an oil and gas convention, the Supreme Court siding with a Texas inmate on death row, lawmakers calling on the Board of Pardons and Paroles to recommend clemency to the governor, and one primary runoff election heating up as May approaches.

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Daniel Friend

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.