Last Hearing at Home

Lawmakers were back in Austin — and on the road — continuing their special session work Thursday. But there’s debate among some lawmakers about whether the hearings serve any purpose at all, if they’re not leading to maps different from the interim approved by a San Antonio court.

Capital Commentators

Governor Perry’s plans are still up in the air, whether it’s putting his signature on key education bills or his plans for political office.

Democratic strategist Harold Cook and Republican strategist Rob Johnson joined us to sort through the hints and signals.

View from Austin

Plus, Sen. Kirk Watson stopped by to talk special session strategy. Click the image below to hear his thoughts on redistricting, campus construction and more.