LUBBOCK, Texas (KAMC) — Are you a fan of South Plains politics? Here are your Talking Points for this week.

Candidates are lining up and filling for the May ballot with hopes of being Lubbock’s next city leaders. There’s already been a surprise announcement from one candidate who now says he’s out.

Councilman Randy Christian and Lubbock mayoral candidate Tray Payne are Bryan’s guests this week.

If you’re out for a walk with your four-legged friends, there’s a new law about what you can and can’t do to keep yourself out of the doghouse.

Also, we’ll have a recap all the local, state and national political news of the past week.

Talking Points with Bryan Mudd airs Sundays at 11:30 a.m. and 10:35 p.m. on KAMC.

You can watch segments of the broadcast in the video players below.