The Ticket: As Trump Dominates, What Do Hispanic Republicans Do Now?
This week on The Ticket podcast, we check in with conservative Hispanic activist Temo Muniz to see how he feels about the Republican primaries. And pollster Jim Henson tells us what's brewing ahead of Super Tuesday.
The Ticket was a weekly look at presidential politics from a Texas perspective in the leadup to the 2016 election. It included veteran political reporters Jay Rootof The Texas Tribune and Ben Philpott of KUT News. Find it on SoundCloud and Stitcher.
This week on our presidential race podcast: Jay Root and KUT's Ben Philpott talk with national Hispanic activist and former Jeb Bush supporter Temo Muniz about the Republican primaries. Specifically, what do he and other conservative Hispanics do now that Bush is out of the race, and ideas like the mass-deportation of 12 million immigrants are being pushed by frontrunner Donald Trump?
We also talk about the polls heading into Super Tuesday with Jim Henson, the director of the Texas Politics Project at University of Texas at Austin.