Special Coverage

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 16, 2018

Now more than ever, it is important for you to support NOWCastSA, an independent nonprofit that gives you trustworthy local news and information.

To help you make smart choices, NOWCastSA has published 100 hours of exclusive video of candidate and town hall forums, in cooperation with trusted, nonpartisan partners, including the League of Women Voters, Texas Public Radio, MOVE San Antonio, the UTSA College of Public Policy, Texas A&M - San Antonio and the Society of Professional Journalists.

Written by Texas Tribune on Mar 14, 2018

By Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune

Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.

A panel of three 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals judges ruled Tuesday that most of the state’s immigration enforcement legislation, Senate Bill 4, can remain in effect while the case plays out, handing a victory to Gov. Greg Abbott and Republican supporters of the law.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 09, 2018

A city commission is scheduled to pass judgement today on a developer’s proposal to erect a 74-foot-tall apartment building next to the 58-foot-high Hays Street Bridge, one of the most recognized landmarks in San Antonio, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and designated a Texas Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.

The apartment building would block the view of the iconic bridge, and would be built on land donated by the Dawson family in 2005 to be a public park.

Written by Guest on Feb 26, 2018

By Tim Hernandez

House minority leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) joined U.S. Rep. Joaquín Castro (D-San Antonio) and Ann Beeson, Executive Director of the Center for Public Policy Priorities, to critique the new tax bill and discuss its effects on people.

During a town hall meeting at San Antonio’s Central Library, the three answered questions about the tax bill from moderator Francine Sanders Romero, Ph.D., Associate Dean in College of Public Policy, UTSA. (scroll down to watch complete video of the event)

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 25, 2018

Six Democratic Candidates for Texas governor debated the issues at San Antonio's Central Library in the run up to the March 6, 2018 primary election.

The candidates fielded questions about healthcare, jobs and criminal justice from Bexar County Democratic Party Chairman Manuel Medina during the Feb. 13 debate in San Antonio's Central Library auditorium.