Now that the conventions are over, who gets the bounce back in Texas as campaigns begin for the U.S. Senate and the legislature? We'll talk to two prominent political consultants in the state.
In 2008, then-candidate Barack Obama extolled hope and change, and picking up on those themes, Mitt Romney should also emphasize change, according to political consultant Jeff Bolton, and that has him in a Rant.
The conventions are scripted with tight messages and no controversy allowed. Who put on the better show: Republicans or Democrats? That's the subject of this week's Flashpoint.
And on Roundtable, after San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro's keynote for the Democrats, is he ready to run for governor?