On this week’s Inside Texas Politics, Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price faces as many as 30 years in federal prison on charges that he used his political power to profit. Host Shelly Slater, in for Jason Whitely, and Bud Kennedy, Fort-Worth Star-Telegram columnist, interview Victor Vital. Mr.Vital is a white collar defense attorney. They take a look at the legal process ahead and how the case will proceed.
In a separate interview, host Shelly Slater talks with Dallas City Planning commissioner Betty Culbreath. She’s been with Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price since the beginning…before he became a household name. Ms. Culbreath knows every aspect of John Wiley Price.
Plus, Governor Rick Perry quotes figures about immigrants committing crimes -- But do the numbers hold up?
Also, a new University of Texas study that shows abortions are down statewide. And Texas could have fewer and fewer abortion providers.
And there's a move in yet another North Texas county -- to prevent sheltering of undocumented border children. Collin County will take up a resolution to prevent rolling out the welcome mat for undocumented children.