TribCast: A legislative status report, and MJ Hegar throws in for U.S. Senate

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MJ Hegar spoke to supporters and volunteers at an early vote rally at her field office in Austin last fall.
MJ Hegar spoke to supporters and volunteers at an early vote rally at her field office in Austin last fall.
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On this week’s TribCast, Emily talks to Ross, Patrick and Jolie about the Legislature’s progress — or lack thereof — as we cruise into the last month of the session, former congressional candidate MJ Hegar’s bid for John Cornyn’s U.S. Senate seat and a Texas mental health program meant to help prisoners avoid solitary confinement.