Reporter Roundtable

A much anticipated vote on the Senate floor failed to happen, Friday. Texas Senators say they need more time before moving forward with House Bill 5, which calls for flexibility in the state’s education standards and would cut back on the number of tests required to graduate high school.

Becca Aaronson from the Texas Tribune, Bob Garrett with the Dallas Morning News, and Ben Philpott with sat down with Paul Brown to discuss that, along with more of the week’s political news.

Working Together

Democratic Rep. Trey Martinez Fischer sat down with Paul Brown to discuss recent stirrings in the Capitol on water and education. Fischer talked about the budget shortfalls from last session and how those can be restored this session.