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June 22, 2012 | Sales Tax for Pre-K?

Video duration: 27:56Video has closed captioning.

Task force for Mayor Castro’s “Brainpower Initiative” studied deficiencies in San Antonio’s education systems and whether funding an early childhood education program could improve things. The recommended program would initially include two centers of excellence, one of the north side and one on the south side, where 700 students would attend school and the city would be trained.

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Video thumbnail: Texas Week Aug. 26, 2016 | Controversial police contact ratified

Texas Week

Aug. 26, 2016 | Controversial police contact ratified

City Council will vote on a police contract next week, but not without controversy

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Aug. 26, 2016 | Controversial police contact ratified

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Video thumbnail: Texas Week Aug. 19, 2016 | State representative visits 55 schools

Texas Week

Aug. 19, 2016 | State representative visits 55 schools

State Rep. Diego Bernal hopes he can persuade colleagues to help educators more

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Aug. 19, 2016 | State representative visits 55 schools

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Texas Week

Aug. 12, 2016 | City’s latest plan to handle growth

Is city’s latest growth plan strong enough to deal with sprawl and the environment?

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Aug. 12, 2016 | City’s latest plan to handle growth

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Video thumbnail: Texas Week Aug. 5, 2016 | Fate of long-sought police contract

Texas Week

Aug. 5, 2016 | Fate of long-sought police contract

City Councilman Rey Saldana says he isn’t signing on to long-sought police contract

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Aug. 5, 2016 | Fate of long-sought police contract

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