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TCDP Holds Police Accountability Forum
APD goes on the defensive
"...Travis County Democrats held a public forum on police accountability, a topic that’s received heightened attention since the shooting..."

Sept. 4, 2014 News Post by Amy Kamp

AISD Accountability: Good News and Bad
New rating system poses challenges for educators, stakeholders alike
"...Designations from the Texas Education Agency under the new accountability system. Now hands up if you have any idea..."

Aug. 15, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Accountability Can Be a Strong Weapon
"...letter to the editor from Austinites Lobbying for Municipal Accountability titled "Insist on Accountability!" [“Postmarks”] reminds me that accountability..."

Sept. 2, 2007 Postmarks

School Accountability Gets Green Light
Can school accountability measure save Pearce and Reagan?
"...lawmakers rolled out their planned reforms to the school accountability system, the new and improved draft changes received unanimous..."

May 1, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Real Accountability
"...Dear Editor, Budget Revelations: Is there real accountability? Real affordable housing? When core needs (i.e., affordable housing..."

Sept. 4, 2007 Postmarks

Citizens Voice Concern Over Body-Cam Accountability
Community forum highlights lingering questions about APD body-cam transparency
"...of necessity, and an accepted need to create more accountability between civilians and police. The events in Chicago last..."

Dec. 4, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

AISD Accountability Ratings
Some make the grade; some don't
"...Source: TEA Campus Accountability Ratings report..."

Aug. 7, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Insist on Accountability!
" to pass our money around – insist on accountability. After all, what good are our tax dollars if..."

Aug. 17, 2007 Postmarks

Accountability Is Essential
"...temperatures, let alone the knowledge of proper food management. Accountability is essential in keeping a kitchen running smooth; this..."

April 30, 2015 Postmarks

Accountability Missing
"...orchestrated by a tyrant like Chief Acevedo. Where's the accountability?..."

Dec. 19, 2014 Postmarks

Residents Seek More Cop Accountability
Questions remain unanswered on police shooting of Byron Carter
" now, she told the audience, hasn't created any accountability. Russell said it would be better if the public..."

Feb. 17, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Morton Seeks Accountability
'Revenge is a natural instinct, but it's not what I'm asking for here'
"'s not what I'm asking for here – just accountability."..."

Dec. 23, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Need To Force Government Accountability
"...proportional representation and fair elections. We can force government accountability by making it possible to elect real people. Act...."

Oct. 5, 2011 Postmarks

Ethics Accountability Is Needed
"...No. 11 the demise of any form of ethics accountability, which died in committee [“Top 10 State Stories,” News,..."

May 3, 2005 Postmarks

Struggling for Police Accountability
"...according to their importance. Those who struggle for police accountability are not anti-police, they are anti-abuse of power. There..."

April 7, 2004 Postmarks

County Government Lacks Accountability
"...without bids. One common thread is the lack of accountability by our county government to anyone...."

Aug. 22, 2003 Postmarks

Who's Afraid of Accountability?
Gables Residential not ready to "Build It Better" just yet

Dec. 5, 2014 News Feature by Amy Kamp

Campaign Accountability

June 30, 2009 Postmarks

Some Reforms Left Behind
Lege looks to account for school accountability
"...meetings March 17 to discuss the new public school accountability bill – Senate Bill 3 and its companion, House..."

April 3, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Pearce Repurposed: But For How Long?
Commissioner Scott decides not to remove the axe from East Austin school
"...campus, he'll treat it like the old school for accountability purposes...."

Aug. 25, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

WMD: Weapons of Mass Deception
"News dissector" Danny Schechter examines the media's complicity in promoting the war on terrorism.
" mull over and inspire consumers to demand greater accountability from their media purveyors. Even when there is not..."

Dec. 3, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Perry Signs Education Bill: Now What?
Gov signs off on HB5 after veto speculation
"...Rick Perry might veto the comprehensive graduation and school accountability reforms in House Bill 5. Now he's done the..."

June 10, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Group Accuses Morton Prosecutors of Gross Misconduct
Group files grievances with State Bar
"...A nascent lawyer accountability advocacy group on Monday filed a series of grievances..."

Nov. 29, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

TEA Rankings: AISD Improving
Only one campus marked academically unacceptable
"...The Texas Education Agency has released its school accountability ratings, and Austin ISD has managed to pull all..."

July 30, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Advocates: Reject Police Union Contract
New “excessive force” lawsuit filed over 2015 “jaywalking” arrest
"...the current Austin Police Association contract, and demand greater accountability over officer misconduct...."

Aug. 17, 2017 News Post by Michael King

What Will It Take to Get More Police Oversight?
If Greg Casar wants more accountability for cops, the city’s gonna need to give the police union some more money
" the contract unless we have significant improvements to accountability and transparency." Watching the Detectives..."

May 26, 2017 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

The Circle
An absurd cautionary tale on technology
"...personal privacy in the guise of social justice, public accountability, and other warm-and-fuzzy buzzwords, the Circle turns out to..."

May 5, 2017 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Inside Job
This documentary, which is narrated by Matt Damon, illuminates the U.S. economic crisis with detailed yet engaging analysis.
"...sections: How We Got Here, the Bubble, the Crisis, Accountability, and Where We Are Now. The documentary begins in..."

Nov. 5, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Knocked Up
Although it’s extremely funny in bursts, Judd Apatow's new comedy flirts once too often with schmaltz before toppling into melodrama in its third act.
"’s clear his introduction to the world of adult accountability is going to be messy. Like most of Apatow’s..."

June 1, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Naked City
Federal progress rankings put pressure on AISD
"...The other accountability shoe dropped on Texas schools last week as the..."

Aug. 19, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

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