Monday on The Chad Hasty Show, political analyst and Washington Times columnist Matt Mackowiak joined the show to discuss recent new, events and politics.

Mackowiak and Hasty talked about the House speaker race in Texas, the race between Senator Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke for the U.S. Senate, polling numbers, early voting trends, and more.

While talking about trends showing a large increase in early voters in the current election, Mackowiak said,

Just because the early vote's high, doesn't necessarily mean that one party's bringing new voters to the polls.

Listen to the entire interview with Matt Mackowiak in the video above.

Matt Mackowiak is a political analyst, a columnist for the Washington Times, and is the co-founder of the bipartisan political news blog Must Read Texas. Don't miss Mackowiak's Washington Times podcast, "Mack on Politics".

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