In Episode 96 for the week of Jan 25th, Imad and I review the top headlines of the week. We discuss fantasy sports in Texas, the latest on the souring bromance between Cruz and Trump, the surprise twist in the Planned Parenthood investigation, and Kanye West getting Rosa Park’d at Franklin Barbecue.
Check the show notes below and send us feedback at @LeftinTexas!
- Ken Paxton ruling against fantasy sports betting FanDuel
- Glenn Hegar testifies on dropping oil prices hurting transportation funds
- Ted Cruz
Endorsed by Rick Perry
Called out by Trump as “Canada Ted”
- Trump’s national spokesperson Katrina Pierson
- Katrina Pierson, the national spokesperson for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, on Sunday defended her call for a “pure breed” president by arguing that she was a “half-breed” like President Barack Obama.
- Planned Parenthood cleared by Harris Co. grand jury, videographers indicted.
- Dan Patrick requested GOP DA investigate
- Gov. says investigation continues
- DA stands by findings including indictments in video address.
Welcome to Texas
Kanye West sent to back of the line at Franklin’s
Injured Bald Eagle initially survives and is euthanized after being shocked on a powerline.
Austin store robbed of $70k MTG cards
Killeen teen suspended, assisted girl having asthma attack
Armed robber with hostage killed by Irving police in viral video
Guy shoots himself in church