Following the news that former Congressman Tom DeLay’s money laundering conviction would be overturned, one Austin lawyer who helped build the case is speaking out. Former Travis County Assistant District Attorney Rick Reed says trial prosecutors botched the case from the start.

In Monday’s show, we heard more from Reed about mistakes he says were made, and we talked to Wayne Slater of The Dallas Morning News, Reeve Hamilton of the Texas Tribune and Chris Tomlinson of The Associated Press.

DOING THE MATH

It’s a crowded primary race for comptroller, but one young Senator says he stands apart.
We spoke with Republican Glenn Hegar about his bid for higher office.

FACT CHECK

Plus, Gardner Selby of PolitiFact Texas joined us to look at a claim David Dewhurst made on a Spanish-language show.