86th LegislatureAudioElections 2020Weekly Roundup Podcast: The Texas Disaster Act, Dove Season, State Budget Cuts, Gun Sales

Catch up on the week's hottest stories in Texas politics with the reporting team at The Texan.
September 4, 2020
On this week’s episode of The Texan’s “Weekly Roundup,” the reporters discuss the Texas Disaster Act, the opening of dove hunting season, the numbers of background checks conducted in Texas and how that correlates to gun sales, state agency budget cuts, college diversity and inclusion funding, and COVID-19 numbers in relation to Governor Abbott’s executive orders.

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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.