Texas Monthly Talks

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro

Season 8 Episode 13 | 26m 46s

He's the youngest mayor of a major US city, he took office with 56 percent of the vote in a nine-way race and he's already nine years into a political career. Julian Castro grew up around San Antonio politics, at the side of a mother who was a major force in the Raza Unida movement. Now he and twin brother, Texas State Representative Joaquin Castro, are making San Antonio politics their own.

Aired: 03/01/10

Rating: NR

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