Texas Week

June 30, 2017 | Councilman as FBI informant

Season 7 Episode 21 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Newly elected San Antonio City Councilman Manny Pelaez demurred when a federal prosecutor called him a hero, but his decision to report a former client’s kickback scheme to the FBI played a key role in bringing down a massive corruption operation in Crystal City. Pelaez discusses his role as an FBI informant, and his priorities in his new role as freshman councilman.

Aired: 06/30/17

Rating: NR

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