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Written by evrard on Aug 06, 2012
Want to be a part of shaping San Antonio's future? Join the 2013 Budget Group on NOWCastSA to connect with others passionate about similar issues. Group members will receive reminders of meeting dates and times, can post their own links and messages to the City, and will receive free access to related content from NOWCastSA partner Plaza de Armas.
Written by evrard on Aug 06, 2012
San Antonio citizens are encouraged to get involved with their local government by sharing suggestions on how the city can increase efficiencies, generate new revenues, and/or make effective changes to service delivery.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 28, 2012
REPLAY THE VIDEO: Watch the lively political dish and analysis from San Antonio's top campaign brains: Christian Archer, Kelton Morgan and Christian Anderson during a June 28 Plaza de Armas Readers' Forum at Aldaco's in Sunset Station. NOWCastSA recorded video of the event and uploaded it for replay here:
Written by mbarrow on Jun 20, 2012
Whenever I hear conservatives, such as Senator Tom Coburn of Oklahoma, describe the Social Security trust fund, invariably they maintain that the federal government has spent all of its money and has left it with only worthless IOU's in the form of Treasury bonds.  Thus, as the Baby Boomer generation retires, benefit payments will vastly exceed the revenues from Social Security taxes, resulting in the total collapse of the system. 
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 28, 2012
Do you want to know more before voting in the May 29 Primary Election? Get the scoop by scrolling down this page and clicking on any of the races to watch the candidates explain their positions.  Then Get. Out. And. Vote!