KTEP - El Paso, Texas

Corrupt politicians in Texas face little accountability

Sep 20, 2021

The Texas Rangers are tasked with investigating corruption and crimes by public officials. Those officials are rarely held accountable according to a Texas Observer investigative report.
Credit Texas Observer

KTEP's Angela Kocherga talks to Lise Olsen, Texas Observer senior editor and reporter, about her investigative report "Justice for Some" in which Olsen examines more than 500 cases to see how and when Texas Rangers handle public integrity cases involving elected state officials and employees. Few officials are held accountable.