With 14 people on the May 1 ballot running to be the next mayor of San Antonio, it is a legitimate question to ask how NOWCastSA chose two for our Mayoral Candidate Town Hall. NOWCastSA has decided to feature two candidates based on a policy developed by the excellent journalists at Texas Public Radio, using criteria rooted in principles of editorial integrity and judgment
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 6 2021 - 5:01pm
Written by Amanda Evrard on Apr 1 2021 - 4:33pm
Replay video of the District 2 San Antonio City Council Candidate Forum, hosted by NOWCastSA in partnership with Local Community News and made possible with support from your neighbors. The April 10 Forum featured questions that came from the community. The discussion was moderated by NOWCastSA Executive Director Charlotte-Anne Lucas, a veteran journalist and long-time resident (and voter) in District 2. American Sign Language (ASL) Interpretation was provided by SAI Interpretation & Translation.
Written by Texas Tribune on Jun 1 2020 - 1:24pm
Written by Texas Tribune on May 21 2020 - 7:30pm
By Megan Menchaca, The Texas Tribune May 21, 2020 With Texas’ runoff elections set to happen in the middle of a pandemic this summer, many voters are asking: Do I have to go to the polls to cast a ballot?
Written by Texas Tribune on May 20 2020 - 10:29am
A federal judge opened a path for a massive expansion in absentee voting in Texas by ordering Tuesday that all state voters, regardless of age, qualify for mail-in ballots during the coronavirus pandemic. Days after a two-hour preliminary injunction hearing in San Antonio, U.S. District Judge Fred Biery agreed with individual Texas voters and the Texas Democratic Party that voters would face irreparable harm if existing age eligibility rules for voting by mail remain in place for elections held while the coronavirus remains in wide circulation. Under his order, which the Texas attorney general said he would immediately appeal, voters under the age of 65 who would ordinarily not qualify for mail-in ballots would now be eligible.
Written by Texas Tribune on Oct 18 2019 - 5:42pm
By Davis Rich *Correction appended Texas voters are about to weigh in on 10 proposed amendments to the state constitution, which deal with everything from retiring law enforcement animals to the state's tax code. Voters in three state House districts will also participate in special elections to fill empty seats. Early voting begins Oct. 21 and runs through Nov. 1. Election Day is Nov. 5.
Written by Texas Tribune on Nov 23 2018 - 2:24pm
Written by Texas Tribune on Nov 7 2018 - 6:29pm
By Teo Armus, The Texas Tribune
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Nov 7 2018 - 8:36am
More than half of San Antonio voters supported Beto O'Rourke, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, but it wasn't enough to put him over the top in the Nov. 6 General Election.