Texas Lawmakers Hear Tales of Foster Care Woes

By Veronica Zaragovia, KUT News

Published 07/25 2014 08:33AM

Updated 07/25 2014 08:36AM

State lawmakers have already met several times this year to discuss rampant and persistent problems in the state's foster care system. On Thursday, they heard from former foster youths to find out what needs to be changed.

This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune at http://www.texastribune.org/2014/07/25/texas-lawmakers-hear-tales-of-foster-care-abuse/.

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