Mis*DUMB*eanor(ft. R.G. Ratcliffe)

Legendary Texas Political reporter R.G. Ratcliffe joins Kendall, Lillian, and 3rd mic Trey Arnold to share stories of Texas politics throughout his career and dish his take on #Bonnghazi. There’s also Jay-Z and an Octopus.

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Enough is Enough (ft. Scott Braddock and Sarah Mitchell)

In the wake of the shootings in El Paso, Lillian and Kendall interview 3rd mic Sarah Mitchell of Moms Demand Action for Gunsense in America before hitting the headlines. The Quorum Report’s award winning reporter Scott Braddock who has found himself caught in the very center of Speaker Bonnen’s Bribery Scandal (Bonngazi) joins the team to dissect the bombshell revelations and how they could impact the #TXLege.

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Bonngazi Bribery Scandal #ReleaseTheTXTapes (Ft. Gov. John Hickenlooper & Rep. Ana-Maria Ramos)

This week, Kendall and Lillian dissect the Bonnen Bribery Scandal with campaign finance aficionado Chris Tackett. The team then sits down with Colorado Governor and U.S. Presidential Candidate John Hickenlooper to discuss his post-debate glow, and State Representative Ana-Maria Ramos to chat up her first legislative session and to dish on the Austin controversies. #ReleaseTheTXTapes

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Heeeeyyyyyyy Ocarina (ft. Senator Nathan Johnson)

Lillian and Kendall are back in the studio for season two taking on all the headlines of the week and spiraling out of control on a brand new segment with third mic Karrol Rimal. Senator Nathan Johnson swings by the studio to lay down some knowledge about his first session in the Texas Senate.

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Season One: That's a Wrap

Lillian, Kendall, and 3rd mic Mihaela Plesa wrap up season one with a bang! The team Hits the Headlines and Evan Smith, the Co-founder and CEO of the Texas Tribune, swings by the studio to reflect on the legislative session. A special live performance by 53 Philco, the creators of the Pod Bless Texas Theme Song, where they reveal the back story and words behind their creation.

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Trump 20Never

Lillian and Kendall put together a JAM PACKED show this week, with 3rd mic Laura Barry. PBT “Chief Immigration Policy Correspondent” George Rodriguez gives an immigration update following our commander in tweet’s racist presidential campaign kick-off, and State Representative Michelle Beckley joins the crew to dish about her first session.

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Pod Bless The Rabble

The Pod Bless Texas team hosts The Rabble team at our studio in Dallas where we merge our shows to recap the week and get to know our teams better! Who allegedly assaulted a judge? Who’s very particular about their chicken sandwiches? What are the teams obsessed with? Tune in.

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Not my Monkeys, Not my Circus

While Lillian Salerno finds promise in amateurs fixing her pipes, Kendall Scudder and 3rd mic Karrol Rimal enlist pet monkeys to help tackle the news of the week— from Gov. Abbott’s terrible appointments to the 2020 presidential polling showing VP Joe Biden leading Texas, the end of the TXLege session hasn’t slowed down the Texas news cycle one bit. Houston State Rep. Jon Rosenthal lays down some knowledge and shows the PBT universe his spoon collection. 

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The End is Near (Ft. Kelly Hart)

The end of this legislative session can't come soon enough. Lillian Salerno and Kendall Scudder are joined by former Texas Senate Candidate Gwenn Burud as they dissect the buffoonery of the week: healthcare bans, LGBTQ discriminations, and Texas mental healthcare. Kelly Hart of Planned Parenthood Greater Texas joins the gang to try and make sense of it all-- but can you ever make sense of insanity?

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Terminate the Unviable #TXLege Session: 10 More Days. (ft. Manny Garcia)

10 more days until the end of the 86th Legislative session, and Lillian Salerno and Kendall Scudder can't wait. Kendall recuperates from celebrating a bit early and Lillian tries to hold it all together with 3rd mic Rachel Perry. Manny Garcia, the Executive Director of the Texas Democratic Party provides his take on the challenges this legislative session and the 2020 election season. 

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Border of Insanity

This week on Pod Bless Texas: Before they sit down with Filmmaker and rancher Ben Masters to discuss his upcoming film The River and The Wall, Lillian Salerno starts her big-time celebrity feud with Beyonce, Kendall Scudder eats ice cream from a coffee mug, and 3rd mic Brian Clayton Black holds the show together so that we can discuss MJ Hegar, legalized hemp in Texas, and this week's shake-up in the presidential race. 

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Note to 12 Dem Dudes: Winter is Coming

What do you do when Dems are behaving badly? Act accordingly. Kendall Scudder and Lillian Salerno forego a third mic this week to take on the 12 male Democratic house members who sided against women’s reproductive rights, Dan Patrick’s “life on the plantation,” and Kendall’s existential life crisis... again. Terri Burke, the Executive Director of the ACLU of Texas, tolerates Kendall and Lillian to discuss her work protecting families on the Texas border.

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Power to the Peoples

Kendall and Lillian discuss the latest headlines in the Texas Legislature before sitting down the Tarrant County Democratic Chairwoman and candidate for Mayor of Fort Worth, Deborah Peoples to discuss the her campaign for Mayor. Pod Bless Texas Contributor and grassroots aficionado Kristy Noble takes over the rotating third mic.

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Lady Liberty: Pass the Zoloft

Kendall Scudder and Lillian Salerno record with 3rd mic Laura C Barry and discuss Democrats behaving badly, the TX House Education Bill, gun rights, and Lillian's love of chauffeurs. The team is joined by the immigration attorney and former congressional candidate George Rodriguez.

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The Whimsy of Bananas, Choice, the Post Office

Kendall Scudder and Lillian Salerno record with 3rd mic Karrol Rimal and discuss Beto's campaign rollout, the new house budget, and the magical world of the United Postal Service. Also, Karrol reminds the team why we can't have nice things. The team is joined by the Executive Director of the Texas Equal Access Fund, Kamyon Conner.

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