The Session is Over
We took a couple of things across the finish line, a number of conservative policies were killed, and a very dangerous and corrupt precedent was set with the impeachment of Ken Paxton.
Ken Paxton Impeached?
The desperate and silly leadership in the Texas House is ending their already disastrous session with another foolish decision to attempt the impeachment of our attorney general.
Texas House Takes the Weekend Off
Time is running out, but a blubbering speaker killed a calendar, and no one knows why.
Hundreds of Senate Bills Dying in the Texas House
Today we look at all of the conservative policy that the Texas House is killing.
Greg Abbott Takes Shots at Phelan
In the final weeks of the session, Abbott starts to take shots at the Texas House!
TX House Prioritizes Casinos & Gun Control
In the final week of the legislative session, conservative legislation falters and Democrat priorities remain alive.
Dade Phelan Lawyers Up
Speaker Phelan is trying to use his lawyers to silence conservative groups that are criticizing him.
Ted Cruz Has a New Opponent
We have a lot of session updates for you and Collin Allred is running against Ted Cruz.
What is a "Tag" and Where is Abbott?
Today we discuss how the calendars committee works in the Texas House, and why Abbott is being so quiet about almost every policy.
Speaker Phelan Would Rather be Surfing...
A significant fight broke out on the Texas House floor, election integrity is getting killed in the Texas House, the Senate is banning Chinese ownership of Texas minerals and ag land, and Dade Phelan is taking his shirt off.
Is Tucker Carlson Moving to Texas?
The shake up with Tucker Carlson is going to make big waves. We also break down recent comments made by Dr. Tom Oliverson.
Cody Harris Flip-flops on Transgender Grooming
"California Dade" is the new name for our speaker, and House leadership doesn't know where they stand on transgender grooming.
Dan Patrick Is Right To Be Concerned
As the weeks tick by, time is running out for some key policies that are starting to be killed by the House's intentionally slow pace.
Tucker Carlson Blasts Greg Abbott... Again
Tucker Carlson criticizes Greg Abbott's inaction and the Texas Legislature lowers the bar for property tax relief.
Is School Choice Dead?
Today, we break down the misleading statewide headlines from legacy media outlets regarding school choice policy.
Gender Mod Victory - Upcoming School Choice Battle
The grassroots voices were heard by a Senate chamber that continues to work with conservatives to implement as much conservative policy as possible.
When Outsiders Flex
When outsiders flex, the legislative process usually improves.
Death Penalty Attacked in Texas!
The Texas House is trying to undermine the death penalty and we break it all down today.
Casino Gambling Is Dead in Texas
Dan Patrick has stepped up to help conservatives kill this legislation that Abbott and Phelan were trying to pass.
Educrats Are Injured In Texas Hearings
The long-held alliance between Democrats and liberal Republicans to support teacher union policy is fracturing substantially.
Texas Set Up for Initial Victory With Transgender Bill
The Texas Senate advances sex change minor ban, TMA opposes ban and we break down where this battle is headed.
Senate Advances & The House Revolts
The Texas Senate is moving on key conservative bills, while House Republicans revolted against leadership’s LGBT agenda.
Unanimous Support for LGBTQIA Celebration in Texas House
Today, we discuss how we’re seeing a lot of movement on conservative policies and some unforced errors in the Texas House.
Texas House Declares "Muslim Day" In Texas
A lot of things are happening this week. Some good, some bad.
Session is Picking Up Steam!
Slaton is pushing family policy, Schatzline is pushing back on marxists who want to sexualize our kids, and waring property tax proposals explained.
The term 'illegal immigrant' banned in the Texas House?
A Marxist Democrat chair tried to shut down State Rep. Tony Tinderholt. That didn’t go well for her.
Democrat Chair Analysis
Today I’m joined by Brandon Waltens to break down all of our liberal democrat chairmen in the Texas House.
Texas A&M Is Backpedaling
Our report last week and the plethora of coverage on DEI programs have drawn a response from A&M and UT.
Abbott's State of the State Dissected
Some good news came out of Abbott’s State of the State, and there were some troubling omissions. Also, House Speaker Dade Phelan is ineffectively trying to go to war with Attorney […]
DEI Programs Exposed in Texas
Today we are joined by Scott Yenor, who has done more work than anyone across this nation on the issue of DEI programs in universities, and he’s decided to expose […]
Texas House Committee Breakdown
Senator Schwertner is caught in another scandal, and the Texas House committees have been assigned. Today we break down the details.
Texas Congressman Ronny Jackson Breaks Down D.C.
Today, we are joined by Congressman Ronny Jackson, who talks about fighting against the swamp in both parties to advance conservative policies in D.C.
Abbott All In For School Choice
What happens next is all up to Dade Phelan.
Property Tax Relief Falls Short So Far
Today, Tim Hardin from Texans for Fiscal Responsibility joins us to explain the current lack of property tax relief and where the Legislature could go from here.
The Harmful Delay of the Texas Legislature
Why does it seem that Gov. Abbott and House Speaker Dade Phelan are dragging their feet at such a crucial time?
Chris Salcedo: Two Liberty-loving Latinos
Today, we break down Texas politics, conservative media, and identity politics with host of The Salcedo Storm, Chris Salcedo.
Democrat Lawmaker Simps for China
Does Gene Wu love communism?
DC Bests Austin With Rules Reforms
While national congressmen put up a major fight and won major concessions, less than 10 members in Austin challenged House Speaker Dade Phelan’s direct assault on GOP priorities. Transcribed by otter.ai […]
State and Federal Speaker Race Breakdown
Today we are joined by Congressman Keith Self to explain the federal leadership battle. I also take time to break down the current leadership battle in the Texas House.
Texas Just Gave California a Child to Sexually Transition
Weighing the positives and negatives going into 2023.
2023 Legislative Preview + God and Government Special
Texas children are under attack.
Democrats Rewarded by Texas Republicans?
Time to wake up...
Texas GOP Pushes Back
The Texas GOP pushed back against lawmakers who are attacking GOP priorities, including incoming GOP nominee for House speaker, Dade Phelan.
Texas House Legislative Meltdown
Who should determine the Republican legislative priorities?
My Political Organization Donations for 2022
The season of giving is here...
Be Thankful, And Sober
Thanksgiving is here!
Election Rundown and Democrat Chairs
Luke Macias breaks down what you should take away from elections across the country and in Texas. He also talks about the growing momentum behind banning Democrat chairs in the […]
Tinderholt's Campaign & Christian Voters
Does Tony Tinderholt have a real shot against Dade Phelan?
The One Texas Republican I Hope Loses
The midterm elections are here...
Major Polling Shift in Texas
Republicans are on the rise...
Glenn Hegar’s Bizarre Behavior
This isn't normal...
Elections & Budgets in Texas
What factors do you consider when casting your vote in a general election? Will the Texas Legislature continue to fund people who hate you, who hate Texas, and who are chipping […]
Debate Recap & Hegar Wavers
Who won the debate?
Karl Rove & Dade Phelan Announce Pro-Choice Agenda
Dade Phelan is at it again.
Texas RINO Traitors Exposed
The RINOS are NOT Happy...
Debate: Why School Choice?
Listen to Luke's friendly debate with Nicki Truesdell on the future of school choice in Texas.
Major Property Tax Policy Shift
What do you do with an extra $27 billion dollars? Plus it's time to step up for Texas children!
Data: New Registered Texas Voters Are VERY Conservative
The Texas voter base is growing at an incredible rate.
Arizona Can Save Texas!
Luke asks Tyler Bowyer about how Arizona could pull Texas in the right direction.
Polling Shows That GOP Voters Are More Conservative Than Ever
Texas voters are far more conservative than their elected officials in Austin.
DeSantis Pushes Texas Again to Act on ESG
Luke explains how Florida is leading Texas regarding ESG.
How Is China Infiltrating Texas?
Luke talks to Investigative Reporter Robert Montoya about the Chinese Communist Party infiltrating Texas schools.
Ken Cuccinelli Calls for Border Solutions
Luke talks about the border invasion with Ken Cuccinelli.
Texas House GOP Caucus Threatens Conservatives
Luke explains why the Texas House Republican Caucus is punishing certain conservative members.
Texas Freedom Caucus Reforms
Luke talks about the Texas House Freedom Caucus, the border invasion, and more.
Luke Macias reflects on the Fourth of July.
The Post-Roe Texas Agenda
Luke Macias rejoices for end of Roe vs. Wade.
Texas GOP Convention Recap
Luke Macias talks highlights from the Texas GOP Convention in Houston.
Cornyn's Sellout is Near Complete
Luke explains John Cornyn's efforts to make a deal with the Democrats.
The Plan to Eliminate Property Taxes in Texas
Luke Macias asks Texas for Fiscal Responsibility’s Tim Hardin about the Texas Prosperity Plan.
John Cornyn Moves to Sell Out Gun Owners
Luke Macias explains how John Cornyn is betraying his voters.
Election Day: The Battle That Never Ends
Luke Macias gives a runoff election update.
LGBT Wins Some and Loses Some in Texas
The Texas Supreme Court made a complex ruling this week.
Parents Across Texas Are Waking Up
Luke Macias talks about education in Texas.
God & Government: A Discussion of the Theology of the State
Luke hosts a guest panel to talk about the relationship between Christianity and the government.
Desantis' Offense Shifts Texas Corporation
Luke explains how Florida's recent battle against Disney affects business in Texas.
Skyrocketing Property Appraisals and Harris County Corruption
Luke Macias talks with journalist Holly Hansen.
Dade Phelan Fights for Disney
Luke Macias explains the stark differences between Dan Patrick's and Dade Phelan's responses to Disney's sexual agenda.
Abbott Plays Defense to Patrick's Offense
Luke Macias talks about Greg Abbott's questionable runoff endorsements.
Klick Killed SB 1646, Protecting Child Abusers
This week, Luke Macias explains how Stephanie Klick killed the bill banning child gender modification on children in Texas.
National Coverage on Texas' Border Failure
Today Luke asks Nate Hochman some important questions about the Governor's response to the illegal invasion on the southern border.
CRT Remains in Texas
This week Luke examines the current state of CTR in Texas.
GOP Ballot Initiatives Yield Conservative Results
This week Luke explains what the GOP Ballot Initiatives mean for Texans.
What Do the Primary Results Mean?
Luke Macias explains what the Texas primary election results mean for citizens.
The De-churched Republican Primary Voters
This week, Luke Macias explains the importance of going to church.
What I Learned Sending Out Voter Guides
Luke tells us what he learned talking to hundreds of Texas voters.
Brooks Landgraf Scandal Reminds Us of a Problem With the Texas Legislature
Luke Macias explains how the Texas legislature rewards bad behavior.
How You Can Legally Vote More Than Once in Texas!
This week Luke Macias explains how maximize your votes impact.
AFP and Libre's Amnesty Support Riles Primaries
This week Luke Macias Interviews Brandon Waltens
Texas vs. California: A Conversation with Kambree Nelson
This week Luke interviews Kambree Nelson.
John Davidson: The State of the Border & Journalism
The Supreme Court has ruled that some vaccine mandates are unconstitutional.
Vaccine Mandates Are Alive & Well in Texas
Why are we letting unvaccinated Texans get fired by woke corporations?
Texas GOP Ballot Propositions
Luke talks about Upcoming GOP Ballot Propositions.
2022 Is a Year to Step Up
One thing is certain about 2022: It's time for Texas to step up and take it to the next level.
Advent Is Upon Us
I spend most weeks trying to educate and empower each of you in the hopes that this will give you the tools necessary to enact positive change in Texas.
Paxton Pushes CPS, Texas Military Vaccine Mandate & More
Ken Paxton is pushing CPS to actually start investigating cases of child abuse that involve transitioning children, putting the hot potato back onto Abbott's agency who keep trying to get out of actually stoping the abuse that's going on.
What Time is it?
The times in which we live are truly remarkable and worth taking some time to digest.
Matt Krause Calls Out Ken Paxton
This week Luke talks with Matt Krause about Child Gender Modification
The Puberty Blockers Are Rebranding
Do you want the good news or the bad news first?
The Racist Texas COVID Care
Texas has embraced identity politics and is rationing top-tier COVID care for blacks and Hispanics while denying white and Asian Texans Monoclonal antibody treatment.
Josh Blackman: SCOTUS & The Heartbeat Bill
Conservatives across the nation are very concerned about the fate of the Texas Heartbeat Act, after Justices Kavanaugh and Barrett spent a significant amount of their time undermining the law with their questions.
How Burrows, Phelan, & Abbott Killed a Ban on Sex Change Surgeries in Texas
Today is another one of those heavy process episodes where we dive into how some Republican lawmakers in Austin killed a ban on the gender transitioning of minors.
Steve Toth Attacks Abbott for Duplicity
Texas is allowing companies across the Lone Star State to fire their employees, Texans are asking why this is happening when Republicans control the Legislature, and State Rep. Steve Toth has now revealed that the reason we can't pass a bill to protect patriotic Texans is that Greg Abbott doesn't support the legislation.
Texas Employees Advance Transgender Ideologies
State agency employees in Texas have been advancing radical transgender ideologies with Texas children.
How Stephanie Klick Killed a Ban on Gender Modification of Children
How could a priority supported by so many Texans be thwarted in the Texas House?
Election Integrity is Back on Top
This week, we talk about two different things going on with election integrity that seem to have risen to the top: policy and political drama that is plaguing weak GOP elites.
Pedro Gonzalez: Why Are We Losing?
Our nation and state are shifting further left, and politicians who claim to be with us seem to be letting it happen.
What Will it Take to End Sexual Transitioning of Texas Children?
What will it take to end sexual transitioning of Texas children?
Debate: Should Abortion Be Legal in Texas?
For all of our listeners and viewers you don't wonder about my position on this issue, but it's a massive debate going on around the nation and around the world.
What is the End Goal of the Texas Heartbeat Act?
Today we tackle abortion.
Republicans Plan to Fail at the Border
Last week was incredibly eye opening for Texans who are fighting for a secure border.
Abbott's Border Failure & Phelan’s Democrat Dance
Several months ago Greg Abbott said "We are going to start arresting everyone coming across the border".
The Supreme Court Mask Mandate Ruling
This week's episode is shorter because I'm updating you from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
Update on the Child Sex-Change Debate
Today, we give you an update on the James Younger case and Abbott asking CPS to decide whether child abuse is child abuse.
Texas Should Stop Playing by the Left's Rules
Last week, Governor Abbott—after being pressured by lawmakers, political opponents, and grassroots conservatives—took more action
The Dishonest Culture Finally Catches up With Dade Phelan
Overnight, the Texas House Republicans realized that honesty is a virtue and their long history of promoting deceit will have consequences.
Republicans Refusing to Arrest Democrats
Republicans are telling Texans they will "arrest" Democrats for breaking quorum, but we found out this week that they are all hat and no cattle.
A Big Conservative Legal Victory for Texans!
I love it when Texans are leading the way on a big conservative issue. It's rare, unfortunately, but when it happens, I love bringing attention to it.
Texas Agency Tyranny
The seventh episode on this show was a conversation with Michael Sullivan.
Race Doesn't Define Texans
Last week, on Father's Day, my dad spent some time talking to us about my grandfather.
A Conversation on Family Policy
Our children are being exposed to pornography while almost every aspect of social conservative values is being chipped away from every angle.
Borders and Battlegrounds
While some statewide officials are turning their focus toward the border crisis, others are distracted by party infighting. We also take a look at a local county judge election with statewide implications on today's show.
Election Integrity: Who Killed It?
There is a lot of finger-pointing going on right now, as Texas Republicans failed to pass election integrity legislation.
The Predicted Failure of the Republicans in the Texas House
Republicans in the Texas House killed most Republican priorities this session.
Leach Praises the Killing of Gender Modification Ban
This week, we discuss notable comments from State Rep. Jeff Leach and Attorney General Ken Paxton.
Republican in the Texas House Failed to Protect Our Children
This absolutely ludicrous, disgusting capitulation to the radical left should disturb all Texans (except for the most radical elements of our state).
GOP Priorities and Culture Update
We start off this week discussing the story that broke last week covering the sexual relationship between Representative Lacey Hull, Cole Hefner, and their mutual campaign consultant, Jordan Berry.
Budget Drama is More Than You Think
Gennie Morrison took over the Texas House on budget night, and to say it was a takedown of Dade Phelan and Greg Bonnen is an understatement.
Constitutional Carry Passed the Texas House and is Now Being Killed in the Senate
Constitutional carry passed the Texas House and is being killed in the Texas Senate, likely by Joan Huffman.
Chip Roy: Fighting to Change the System
Chip Roy is someone I respect tremendously. I was proud to work tirelessly on a personal level to ensure Chip was re-elected in 2020.
What Prayer Reveals About the Texas House
The Texas House is not a body that is led by a strong moral ethic; this much we know is true, and it's important that we recognize that.
Patrick Battles Abbott & Hefner Pushes Himself
“There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he does not mind who gets the credit.”
What Are GOP Priorities?
What are the Texas GOP Legislative Priorities? How does an issue become a priority, and how much effort is the Texas GOP putting into passing these priorities in 2021?
Abbott Plays Politics With COVID; Burrows Embraces a Dictatorship
After eight months, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is removing his mask mandate. What took so long?
Slaton Shaking Up Austin
Hear why the Texas House is moving so slowly and what Texans can do to move a conservative agenda forward.
HB 3 and Its Disastrous Effect on Texas Freedoms
The more I read this bill, the worse it got.
Long Term Grid Threats and Our Current Crisis Explained with Bob Hall
Will the legislature take a leadership role or reactive role in fixing the issues with Texas' power grid.
Texas Power Failure Highlights Systemic Corruption
Wealthy government-subsidized oligarchies have been exposed.
Character matters, and religious liberty isn't enough.
The Texas Crossroads Explained
Over the last eight years, our politicians' decision to largely stay on the sidelines of cultural battles was something they could get away with more easily than they'll be able to in 2021.
What We Learned This Week From the House Rules Debate
We learned a ton during last week's rules debate in the Texas House.
6 Things The Texas Legislature Will Decide in 2021
Today we discuss 6 things the Texas legislature will decide in 2021.
The GOP Didn't Lose Its Way on December 19th
Many things will be said about the battle where Shelley Luther took on Greg Abbott, the entire Austin Swamp, the Democrat Party of Texas and Drew Springer.
Patrick Fights For Republicans While Phelan Fights For?
Dan Patrick announced he is changing the rules of the Senate in order to remove Democrats' ability to "veto" Republican agenda items.
Texas Republican Caucus Endorses Corruption In Latest Election
Dishonesty is not only expected but will even be promoted from within the ranks of the Texas House.
Mackowiak & Steinhauser: What Republicans Should Learn From the Elections
I think many of you will really enjoy today's episode. We sit down with two different GOP political consultants to discuss the election results in Texas.
Lubbock and the Fight for the Unborn
We are having a busy week in Texas. Lubbock continues to be ground zero for pro-life Texans, and activists are fighting valiantly to protect the unborn.
Allen West: A Chairman The Legislature Wasn't Prepared For
Allen West is making it clear that the Texas GOP expects to see legislative victories in 2021 that reflect the priorities of the Republican grassroots in Texas.
Texas Election Results Overview
While we still await the final results of the national election we have Texas results in, and the data is fascinating.
The State of the Church, and the State of our Nation
Some things are more important than elections, even on election day.
My Presidential Choice: Who & Why
Some of you may assume you know who I’m voting for this year. What you might not know is that I didn’t vote for Donald Trump in 2016.
House Leadership Tried to Kill Pro-Life Policy They Now Support
House leadership for at least a decade has had little to no vision, and have pursued unity with Democrats.
Why Ken Paxton Won't Resign, and Why Greg Abbott Hates Bars
"I think I know why Ken Paxton won't resign. I honestly don't know why Greg Abbott hates bar owners."
A Conversation with Texas Attorneys Warren Norred and Matt Rinaldi
Greg Abbott rolled out anti-riot legislation, following the lead of Florida Governor Ron Desantis. How do the two plans compare?
Steve Toth and Bob Hall Get It
Toth and Hall collectively articulate the frustration of conservatives over the inappropriate actions of the executive branch in Texas.
Mike Olcott Goes In-Depth on SD 30 and RBG's Death has Brought Accusations of "Hypocrisy" All Around
The word “hypocrisy” is being overused in today’s climate.
What Do David French and John Cornyn Have in Common?
"We have to end the madness."
A Natural Fit
The Luke Macias Show joins Texas Scorecard's stable of podcast offerings aimed at keeping citizens informed and engaged.