On this week's edition of Inside Texas Politics the last of 2012, by the way News 8's Brad Watson and The Dallas Morning News' Gromer Jeffers ponders if there will there be a change of leadership in the Texas House.

Speaker Joe Straus of San Antonio says he's got the support to remain but there is a challenge. State Rep. Bryan Hughes of Mineola was set to challenge the speaker, but dropped out of the race recently.

He threw his support behind David Simpson of Longview and is a guest on this week's show.

On My Voice, My Opinion, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Bud Kennedy doesn't care for the new crop of Tarrant County Republicans in the House. And on Roundtable, will 2013 be a lucky or unlucky year for Gov. Rick Perry?

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