On Monday's edition of The Chad Hasty Show, Washington Times columnist and political analyst Matt Mackowiak joined the show to talk about all the latest news and events from Texas and Washington, D.C.

Mackowiak and Hasty discussed the proposed debates between Ted Cruz and Democrat challenger Beto O'Rourke, the possibility of a debate between Governor Greg Abbott and Lupe Valdez, President Trump's actions on trade and tariffs, aid to farmers, and more.

While speaking about the how Trump's moves regarding trade is being accepted by the opposition as well as many Republicans, Mackowiak said,

I think up on Capitol Hill there is some momentum for trying to narrow the president's powers as it relates to unilateral trade actions.

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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