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December 7, 2012 | New Commissioner for Family Protective S

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San Antonio senior judge John Specia has agreed to accept an appointment from Governor Rick Perry as the new commissioner of the state Department of Family and Protective Services. The agency includes Child Protective Services which is a chronically embattled agency that is the target for critics almost every time a child dies from neglect or abuse.

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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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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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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

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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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