The Big Flip: How Texas' Economy Changed Its Politics
Part two in a four-part series on the 2020 fight for control of the Texas HouseKUT’s Jimmy Maas explains how Republicans ruled over a growing economy for two decades. The state managed to weather a global financial crisis and become a hotspot for the tech industry. And, Maas says, that “Texas miracle” actually created the political reality Republicans face now.
The Big Flip Episodes:
- Part 1: How The GOP Consolidated Political Power In Texas
- Part 2: How Texas' Economy Changed Its Politics
- Part 3: How A Democrat-Led Texas House Could Change Redistricting – Or Not
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