Lubbock County Commissioner Jason Corley on The Chad Hasty Show discussing topics on the agenda the upcoming Commissioner's Court meeting, the costs of elections, and the brewing controversy over the Lubbock County Medical Examiner's Office.
Political strategist Matt Mackowiak on The Chad Hasty Show discussing the declaration by President Trump of a national emergency on the southern United States border, and Democrat candidates for president in the 2020 election.
"This is squarely, statutorily acceptable, and constitutionally acceptable, for the president to exorcise. If he didn't, I believe he would be derelict in his duty as commander in chief to protect the citizens and defend our severn borders. It's sad that congress couldn't figure …
Patrick Svitek on The Chad Hasty Show discussing Texas legislature news including property taxes and Kel Seliger's stance on SB-2, as well as the U.S.-Mexico border wall and President Trump's declaration of a national emergency.
"It's based on needs vs risk assessment, and those are delineated out in policy very very clearly. And it really boils down to this: The need to immediately capture the suspect has to outweigh any prevailing risk to the public from the suspects actions," Chief Stevens said.