Keyword: political violence

Second Reading Podcast: Managing Mar-a-Lago politics amidst signs of political decay in the U.S.

| By: Texas Politics Project

In a new Second Reading Podcast, James Henson & Joshua Blank talk about the politics of Republican responses to the aftermath of the Mar-a-Lago search, and the broader context of the decay of democratic norms and institutions.

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Second Reading Podcast: A debate, bussing, and a warrant is executed at Mar-A-Lago

| By: Texas Politics Project

In a new Second Reading Podcast, James Henson & Joshua Blank talk about some political developments in Texas this week, and the nasty reactions to the execution of a search warrant at Mar-a-Lago.

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Texas public opinion data points as congressional hearings on the January 6, 2021 attack of the U.S. Capitol begin

| By: Jim Henson and Josh Blank

The House Select Committee investigating the storming of the Capitol on January 6, 2021 kicked off a series of televised public hearings Thursday night with a prime time event intended to reignite interest in the subject of their work and provide some teasers of what’s yet to come in future public hearings.  Data in the Texas Politics Project polling archive provides some context for how the resumed discussion of January 6 and related matters are likely to land among different groups of Texas voters.  

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