Feb 12 2021
Skip Tenczar delivers timely political poetry
The managers are making a strong case,
Methodically showing his steps with retrace.
It was all premeditated
The mob's anger he generated.
The Senate must convict or it will be a disgrace!
Part One: Scott Braddock, editor of the Quorum Report, the voice of TX, the dean of the Austin press corps
- In the impeachment trial, Texas Democrat Joaquin Castro lays out Trump's baseless claims of election fraud
- One of the lawyers who tried to help Trump flip the results in a swing state is now the Chairman of the Texas House Elections Committee (and the GOP playbook for this session's "election integrity" effort seems to be coming into focus)
- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is grilled by state senators, Republicans and Democrats, over how he's running his office and his appearance at that rally January 6 before the riot
- Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick unveils one of his top priorities for the legislative session: A requirement that the Star Spangled Banner be performed at events that are funded in any way by tax dollars
Part Two: Bill Curry, progressive commentator, advisor to Bill Clinton, two time democratic nominee for Governor of CT.
We discuss what Biden needs to do to maintain the Democrats' majority in Congress and the Senate.