Texas Standard

Weekdays at Noon

Texas Standard is a new statewide public radio news program that originates from The KUT Public Media Studios in Austin and is hosted by David Brown .

The one-hour program includes national and Texas news‐of‐the day segments along with regular feature segments on Business & the Economy, Technology & Innovation, Environment, Arts, Culture and Social Media.

Texas drives much of the national conversation in many sectors: Business, Energy, Education, Technology, Environment, Medicine, Sports and, of course, Politics and Texas Standard is here to help it make sense to us all.  

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Dorian was a “drill” for the new governor, Wanda Vázquez Garced. Meanwhile, the president asserted that the island’s political leaders are incompetent or corrupt.

Armando Morales

The’ “big three” – Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and House Speaker Dennis Bonnen met with members of the Legislature who represent El Paso.

Julia Reihs / KUT

National Democrats are focused on six Congressional seats, most of which located in suburban counties that are near large cities where the population is booming.

Lynda M. González and Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT

O’Rourke raised $3.8 million in the last quarter – less than he raised in the first 24 hours after he announced his presidential bid.