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

Former President Donald Trump made a recent trip to the Lone Star State for a border security briefing. Mr. Trump’s visit looked more like a Republican campaign rally. Governor Greg Abbott was sure glad it did as he seeks another term in office.

We’ll take a look at one possible reason that unemployment numbers in Lubbock and acrossTexas are starting to come down following the COVID-19 pandemic spike.

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 below: