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 The Ticket 2016: It's been just over a week since Ted Cruz dropped out of the Republican presidential race. He popped up over the weekend at the Kentucky Derby then headed back to work in the U.S. Senate. But what about his campaign staff — what's next for them? KUT's Ben Philpott talks with Republican consultant Deirdre Delisi about life after the campaign.