Bill Spelman's file:

Democrat from Texas

Bill Spelman, in his second stint on the Austin City Council, previously served from 1997 to 2000. He is a professor at the University of Texas Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs.

Recent statements involving Bill Spelman

Says challenger Dominic Chavez is a "Rick Perry Republican" lobbyist.

Recent stories featuring Bill Spelman

Mayor warns of 1 million people “coming to town”:

Lee Leffingwell said 1 million additional people are "coming to town." We took that to mean Austin.

Leffingwell and fellow Austin City Council incumbents victorious:

Lee Leffingwell and three fellow Austin City Council members won re-election Saturday. We earlier checked some of what was said leading up to the vote.

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