This week’s look at Lubbock and West Texas politics with Chad Hasty starts with the Lubbock City Council vote to give citizens the right to abandon the Coliseum/Auditorium complex. Will they do it in May? Texas Tech officials are certainly hoping so. They have big plans for that land, and it ain’t a parking garage!
After that, Hasty gets into the latest on a critical County Judge race that could turn the tide on the future of county politics. Have the candidates started to get testy with each other yet?
Finally, U.S. Rep. Jodey Arrington talked with Hasty on Friday about why he voted to approve the new budget deal. Was it good for West Texas, the South Plains, cotton farmers and more?
Find out here…
This is what the hell’s going on in Lubbock!