Updated: Weslaco City Commissioner Jerry Tafolla pleads guilty in bribery case

McALLEN — Weslaco City Commissioner Jerry Tafolla became the latest elected official to be charged in a bribery scheme surrounding the city’s water treatment facilities. Tafolla stood before U.S. District Judge Micaela Alvarez and pleaded guilty to one count of federal program bribery Monday morning for allegedly accepting bribes from 2011 through 2014 related to … Continue reading Updated: Weslaco City Commissioner Jerry Tafolla pleads guilty in bribery case