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Written by evrard on Sep 25, 2012
REPLAY VIDEO: NOWCastSA webcast Voices for Children of San Antonio's flagship workshop, the 14th Annual Congress on Children, on Friday, Sept. 28 live from the Whitley Center at the Oblate School of Theology, at 285 Oblate Dr. Thanks to underwriting by Methodist Healthcare Ministries, you can replay video from the event here:
Written by evrard on Sep 07, 2012
Replay the Video: NOWCastSA webcast live on Sept. 18 at Texas Public Radio's KSTX Town Hall on the Brainpower Initiative. San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro's Brainpower Taskforce identified early childhood education as the best way for the city to improve student's academic performance, which led to the development of the Pre-K 4 SA program.
Written by Andrew Delgado on Aug 30, 2012
Take a tour of the rich history of change brought by COPS/Metro Alliance on this interactive map that includes video, oral history, photos and documents.  Relive the history as former COPS President Andy Sarabia travels the West Side neighborhoods describing the improvement projects, people and places and the significant events involving COPS/Metro Alliance  over the years. Locations on the map have video, photos and links to historic documents. (Click here to jump to a full-page map.)
Written by evrard on Aug 20, 2012
Replay Video: NOWCastSA will webcast live from four of the City of San Antonio FY 2013 Budget Hearings - you can join us online to be part of the conversation Monday, Aug. 20 through Thursday, Aug. 23 starting at 6:30 p.m. right here on this page. While there are two budget hearings scheduled simultaneously on Thursday, NOWCastSA will webcast one and will record the other and get it on the site for you to replay later.
Written by deborah.charnes... on Aug 20, 2012
The Governor and legislative leaders who take a ‘no’ position on implementing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in Texas lack compassion, ignore objective facts, and perpetuate injustice. Compassion: Texas already has one of the most stringent Medicaid programs in the country, yet in 2010, the 82nd Legislative Session leaders further cut and underfunded Medicaid. These shortsighted decisions heighten our national decade-old standing as the state with the most uninsured and underinsured population in the country.