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Texas Take

Mar 27, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds around the globe, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick caught heat this week for suggesting senior citizens would be willing to sacrifice their lives in exchange for preserving the American economy. Meantime, Gov. Greg Abbott slapped restrictions on people traveling to Texas from the New York...


Mar 19, 2020

 

While stressing it is not a shelter in place order, Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday ordered bars, restaurants, gyms, and schools to close for the next couple weeks. Drive-thru and takeout service is still available for now and grocery stores remain open. The implications from COVID-19 for Texans and state government are...


Mar 19, 2020

Listen to the Houston Chronicle Editorial Board's impassioned plea to Houstonians coping with the coronavirus -- "Stay home!" -- as expressed by editorial board member Monica Rohr.

https://www.houstonchronicle.com/coronavirus/


Mar 12, 2020

Cancellations of events big and small, from SXSW to Rodeo Houston, are coming fast and furious as business and government work to keep the coronavirus from spreading. Plus, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says he doesn't care what the numbers looked like in the primary, he's not worried about Democrats in the general...


Mar 4, 2020

 

Super Tuesday turned out to be an underwhelming result for Bernie Sanders as Joe Biden's campaign sprung back to life following his resounding win in South Carolina. Scott Braddock, Jeremy Wallace, Erica Grieder, and Jasper Scherer break down all the election results on this special edition of the...