AudioWeekly Roundup Podcast: Two Years After Texas COVID Lockdown, New Head of Texas Military Department, Youth Suicide Data

Catch up on the week's hottest stories in Texas politics with the reporting team at The Texan.
March 18, 2022
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This week on The Texan’s “Weekly Roundup,” the team discusses the second anniversary of Governor Abbott’s COVID-19 disaster declaration, the head of the Texas Military Department being switched out amid controversy, a spike in youth suicides in the pandemic years, a pro-gambling PAC donating to Texas candidates, a recount called for by a Texas House challenger, Texas’ senators criticizing the White House over its Ukraine response, two Democrats vying for the lieutenant governor nomination, and the Republican runoff for attorney general heating up.

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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.