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Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 23, 2017
Eight of the 10 candidates for City Council District 10 pitched their views on the issues at a March 20 forum at the Northeast Service Center.
Written by Texas Tribune on Mar 20, 2017
  by Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune March 17, 2017 For weeks, it’s been clear that the Texas “bathroom bill” would face a less-than-friendly reception in the Texas House.
Written by Daniel Serna on Mar 17, 2017
During a March 9  town hall on Senate Bill 6 (SB6) “the bathroom bill” was disrupted by audience members protesting a lack of transgender representation on the panel. If signed into Texas law, the Republican-backed measure will force people to use public restrooms matching their biological gender, rather than the gender they identify with, which would primarily affect the LGBTQ community.
Written by Texas Tribune on Mar 15, 2017
  by Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune March 14, 2017 Editor's note: This story was updated on March 15 to reflect that the Senate gave the measure final approval.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 08, 2017
San Antonio’s frontrunner mayoral candidates debated neighborhoods, gentrification, public safety and sanctuary cities on March 6.