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Texas Sends Team of Social Workers to Overburdened County

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Texas Sends Team of Social Workers to Overburdened County

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Texas Sends Team of Social Workers to Overburdened County

Texas Sends Team of Social Workers to Overburdened County

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After a five-year-old Bexar County girl was beaten to death in a home supposedly being monitored by social workers, Texas state sent a "strike team" to help cope with that county's caseload. NPR's Michele Norris talks with Tracy Idell Hamilton, a social issues reporter for the San Antonio Express-News.

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