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Let's Talk Texas is the official podcast of the Texas House Republican Caucus, representing the Republican members of the Texas House of Representatives in Austin ... you guessed it, Texas! We're here to talk about all things Texas, the Legislature, and all points in between. Join us for fun conversations with our members and our host, THRC Communications Director Jordan Overturf. #txlege

Let's Talk Texa‪s‬ Texas House Republican Caucus

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Let's Talk Texas is the official podcast of the Texas House Republican Caucus, representing the Republican members of the Texas House of Representatives in Austin ... you guessed it, Texas! We're here to talk about all things Texas, the Legislature, and all points in between. Join us for fun conversations with our members and our host, THRC Communications Director Jordan Overturf. #txlege

    #008 - State Rep. James White

    #008 - State Rep. James White

    State Rep James White joins us this week on #LetsTalkTexas for a recap of the lengthy #txlege committee hearing that stretched into the early morning and included testimony on the Constitutional Carry Bills, as well as the George Floyd Act and other Criminal Justice Reform bills. For those who haven't followed Rep. White for the last 10 years in the Texas House, this is a great way to get to know him, learn his philosphy and find out why voters in his district keep sending him back to Austin.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CHAIRMAN JAMES WHITE
    https://www.facebook.com/StateRepWhiteForTx/
    https://twitter.com/James_E_White
    https://house.texas.gov/members/member-page/?district=19

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    • 35 min
    #007 - State Rep. David Spiller

    #007 - State Rep. David Spiller

    Representative David Spiller won a special election and was dropped into one of the most complicated legislative sessions in Texas history. From the pandemic measures to responding to the winter storm, Spiller has taken his new role in stride. And he certainly isn't letting the late start keep him from pursuing some legislative priorities.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT STATE REP DAVID SPILLER
    https://www.spillerfortexas.com/
    https://www.facebook.com/RepresentativeDavidSpiller
    https://twitter.com/DavidSpillerTX
    https://house.texas.gov/members/member-page/?district=68

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    • 17 min
    #006 - State Rep. Lacey Hull

    #006 - State Rep. Lacey Hull

    Lacey Hull for Texas is spending her freshman session focusing on CPS and our Foster Care System. On this episode, we talk about how her first term is going, the landmark John & Joseph's Law she is promoting, and other bills on her priority list for #txlege this session.  

    LEARN MORE ABOUT LACEY HULL
    https://www.laceyhull.com/
    https://www.facebook.com/LaceyHullForTexas/
    https://twitter.com/LaceyHullTx
    https://www.instagram.com/laceyhullfortexas/
    https://house.texas.gov/members/member-page/?district=138 

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    • 21 min
    #005 - State Rep. Shelby Slawson

    #005 - State Rep. Shelby Slawson

    Shelby Slawson for Texas has hit the ground running in her first term in the Texas House. In addition to serving on three key #txlege committees, she's a regular fixture on social media sharing updates with her constituents. She's also filed some substantial legislation address Republican priorities related to the defunding of police and the protection of life in the womb.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT SHELBY

    https://shelbyslawson.com/
    https://www.facebook.com/SlawsonForTexas/
    https://twitter.com/ShelbySlawson
    https://www.instagram.com/shelby.slawson/
    https://house.texas.gov/members/member-page/?district=59

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    TO WATCH THE VIDEO-VERSION OF THIS EPISODE, GO TO: https://youtu.be/SNlPlTMDzpo

    • 31 min
    #004 - State Rep. Angie Chen Button

    #004 - State Rep. Angie Chen Button

    Angie Chen Button is easily one of the most recognizable Texas State Representatives with her "Miss Sunshine" approach to public service. Her enthusiasm is contagious and it has served her well since coming to the Texas State Capitol in 2009. In this episode, we talk about her immigrating from Taiwan, being a grad student and finding a home in Texas, and the early political influencers who convinced her to make a run for the #txlege

    LEARN MORE
    http://www.angiebutton.com/
    https://www.facebook.com/ACBforTexas
    https://twitter.com/AngieChenButton
    https://www.instagram.com/angiechenbuttonfortexas/
    https://house.texas.gov/members/member-page/?district=112

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    • 32 min
    #003 - State Rep. Geanie Morrison

    #003 - State Rep. Geanie Morrison

    Geanie Morrison is the longest-serving Republican female State Representative serving in the Texas House. In this episode, we talk about how she got into politics, what #txlege was like her freshman term in the late-1990s and how the legislature has changed over the past two decades. We also highlight her being one of three recipients of the Courageous Texas Woman Award from the Texas Conservative Coalition this month. Listen in and join us for our continuing series for #WomensHistoryMonth 

    LEARN MORE
    https://geaniemorrison.com/
    https://www.facebook.com/GeanieMorrisonTX/
    https://twitter.com/GeaniewmW
    https://house.texas.gov/members/member-page/?district=30 

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    • 37 min

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Finally, a #txlege podcast with lawmakers

Great to hear from the lawmakers themselves. Need more conversations like this happening in the public square. Great intro music, too.

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