Bill Spelman's file


Democrat from Texas

Bill Spelman, won election to his second stint on the Austin City Council in 2009, having previously served from 1997 to 2000. He is a professor at the University of Texas Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs. He left the council on the change to a single-member district system in 2015.

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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.