Texas Tribune TribCast

By The Texas Tribune

Hosted by the Tribune's Alexa Ura and featuring a rotating cast of Tribune reporters, editors and special guests, the TribCast is an informal – and, with luck, amusing – discussion of Texas politics and policy. New episodes post each week.

  1. 1.
    TribCast: Is the Texas Legislature finished for 2021?
    36:33
  2. 2.
    TribCast: A federal judge temporarily blocks Texas’ near-total abortion ban
    32:53
  3. 3.
    TribCast: Texas unveils a proposed new congressional map — and an election audit
    41:22
  4. 4.
    TribCast: A preview of redistricting in the Texas Legislature
    44:52
  5. 5.
    TribCast: Legal fights continue over Texas' new abortion law
    36:07
  6. 6.
    TribCast: A new law banning most abortions in Texas takes effect
    31:19
  7. 7.
    TribCast: The election restrictions bill passed the Texas House. What’s next?
    28:28
  8. 8.
    TribCast: How much worse will Texas’ current COVID-19 wave get?
    30:54
  1. 9.
    TribCast: Local officials defy Gov. Greg Abbott on mask orders as COVID-19 rages
    39:27
  2. 10.
    TribCast: The Texas Legislature’s first special session of 2021 ends Friday. What happens next?
    39:01
  3. 11.
    TribCast: Coronavirus cases climb in Texas, and realignment rocks college sports
    34:17
  4. 12.
    TribCast: Texas Democrats blow up the special legislative session
    35:42
  5. 13.
    TribCast: Previewing the special legislative session
    33:06
  6. 14.
    TribCast: Donald Trump and Greg Abbott visit the U.S-Mexico border
    34:55
  7. 15.
    TribCast, special edition: Our pollsters on how Texans feel about immigration, voting, Greg Abbott and more
    35:30
  8. 16.
    TribCast: Looking ahead to the Texas Legislature's special session
    46:01
  9. 17.
    TribCast: Assessing Texas' power grid and its plans to build a border wall
    43:36
  10. 18.
    TribCast: Will Texas build its own border wall?
    35:21
  11. 19.
    TribCast: Will Dan Patrick force a special session of the Texas Legislature?
    36:05
  12. 20.
    TribCast: Texas schools will no longer require masks
    34:15
  13. 21.
    TribCast: A Texas legislative session dominated by conservative issues
    30:15
  14. 22.
    TribCast, special edition: Our pollsters on how Texans feel about guns, police, and the pandemic
    35:45
  15. 23.
    TribCast: Weighing whether the Legislature will expand Medicaid and if voters would elect Matthew McConaughey
    29:01
  16. 24.
    TribCast: ERCOT still struggles to meet electricity demand nearly two months after catastrophic outages
    30:19
  17. 25.
    Tribcast: Texas rushes to get more residents vaccinated
    37:40
  18. 26.
    Tribcast: Texas Legislature considers voting restrictions
    32:00
  19. 27.
    TribCast: Texas to expand vaccine eligibility to all adults
    29:35
  20. 28.
    TribCast: Texas' top three Republican leaders splinter over electricity repricing
    29:18
  21. 29.
    TribCast: Lawmakers look to limit Gov. Greg Abbott's emergency powers as Texas' mask order is lifted
    29:06
  22. 30.
    TribCast: Gov. Greg Abbott drops Texas' mask mandate
    33:05
  23. 31.
    TribCast: What's next for Texas after last week's winter storm?
    38:46
  24. 32.
    TribCast: Ken Paxton's legal woes continue
    32:07
  25. 33.
    TribCast: Assessing Gov. Greg Abbott's legislative priorities
    38:21
  26. 34.
    TribCast: How Joe Biden's immigration orders are playing out in Texas
    30:25
  27. 35.
    TribCast: What the new Biden administration means for Texas
    33:42
  28. 36.
    Tribcast: A U.S. Capitol insurrection and the first week of the Texas Legislature
    29:13
  29. 37.
    TribCast: The Texans objecting to Joe Biden's Electoral College victory
    32:38
  30. 38.
    TribCast: Looking ahead to the 2021 legislative session
    31:02
  31. 39.
    TribCast: The coronavirus vaccine arrives in Texas
    29:54
  32. 40.
    TribCast: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sues to undo the presidential election results
    33:16
  33. 41.
    TribCast: The presumptive House speaker and remote learning struggles in Texas
    34:02
  34. 42.
    TribCast: Vaccine news a bright spot as coronavirus cases surge in Texas
    34:16
  35. 43.
    TribCast: Many Texas Republicans aren't acknowledging Joe Biden as president-elect
    32:39
  36. 44.
    TribCast: What a bad night for Texas Democrats means for the future
    33:53
  37. 45.
    TribCast: Is Texas really a toss-up?
    37:05
  38. 46.
    TribCast: What high early voting turnout means for Texas
    34:40
  39. 47.
    TribCast, special edition: Our pollsters analyze the latest UT/TT Poll on the election and pandemic
    33:10
  40. 48.
    TribCast: Voting issues in Texas and Ken Paxton's troubles
    35:11
  41. 49.
    TribCast: How Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death will affect Texas
    33:01
  42. 50.
    TribCast: Texas again changes how it reports coronavirus data, and voting issues make their way through the courts
    31:44

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