GALVESTON

Galveston County’s six-member legal department is managing dozens of legal matters on behalf of the county, according to a report delivered to county commissioners on Monday.

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Craig Mason

My concern is if the legal department is outsourced there would be an open door to corruption and questionable deals. You could have a group in power that would want to steer business to friends or donors. As a taxpayer, my vote would be to keep it in house. Maybe downsize it some and hold the department supervision accountable for costs, but don't outsorce it.

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