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The 2018 Texas Tribune Festival

Kavanaugh hearings, Michael Avenatti and more Texas Tribune Festival highlights

The three-day Texas Tribune Festival is officially over. Look back at some of the highlights here.

An audience watches the opening keynote with former Secretary of State John Kerry at The Texas Tribune Festival on Sept. 27,…

The 2018 Texas Tribune Festival

More than 300 leading figures in politics, public policy and journalism are joining thousands of Texans at The 2018 Texas Tribune Festival to discuss big-picture solutions to pressing policy issues. 

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Saturday: Beto O'Rourke term limits himself if he wins

After family separation, looking ahead on immigration policy

Will 2018 — or 2020 — be the "year of the woman"?

Congressmen, mass shooting survivors talk gun violence solutions

Downloading Kavanaugh

Sen. Amy Klobuchar "stunned" by Kavanaugh hearing

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, talks to Tribune D.C. Bureau Chief Abby Livingston at the Texas Tribune Festival on Se…

Pelosi wants Democrats to focus on health care, not abolishing ICE

U.S. House of Representatives Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-California, speaks with Alex Wagner during the Texas Tribune F…
Gender, Power and Leadership
Alexa Ura moderated the "Gender, Power and Leadership" panel with speakers Wendy Davis, Eva Gu…

Friday: It’s all Kavanaugh, all day

Avenatti talks Brett Kavanaugh, 2020 run

Attorney Michael Avenatti speaks with moderator John Heilemann at the Texas Tribune Festival in Austin on Sept. 28, 2018.

NYC Mayor de Blasio talks “progressive vision” for his city, the country

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is interviewed by Brian Rosenthal of the New York Times at the Texas Tribune Festival in …

Thursday: Kerry says voting can correct divisive politics

Tribune CEO Evan Smith interviews former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at The Texas Tribune Festival in Austin, Texas o…

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