The League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area hosted a forum at KLRN for the 2020 candidates for County Commissioner in Precinct 1, Gabriel Lara (R), and Rebeca “Becky” Clay-Flores (D). You can view the forum here: If you haven't, check out our Elections page to answer all your questions related to the election!
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Oct 29 2020 - 11:01am
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Oct 16 2020 - 10:26am
On the Nov. 3 ballot, three propositions (City of San Antonio A and B; Advanced Transportation District A) will give San Antonio voters the opportunity to determine the use of ¼ of 1% of the city’s sales and use tax. The issues involved are complicated and require some time to understand. You can watch the an Informational Forum on Ballot Propositions to better understand each issue here:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 9 2020 - 7:31pm
Cast a better-informed vote by watching the 2020 Judicial Candidate Forum on Oct. 15, 2020 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. right here on this page. The forum is co-hosted by the San Antonio Bar Association Medical Legal Liaison Committee and the Bexar County Women's Bar. The forum is sponsored by Texas Medical Legal Consultants and Meritz Reddy Law Firm. A short presentation will be followed by Q&A. Please submit questions to AshleyB@sabar.org by Wednesday, Oct. 14 at noon.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Oct 4 2020 - 7:30pm
Replay NOWCastSA video from the Leon Valley Virtual City Council Candidate Candidate Forum Oct. 7 which was moderated by the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area. You can replay the video in its entirety or scroll down to jump to the spot in the video when the candidates answered questions from voters. Candidates who participated in the forum were: City Council Place 2 candidate Josh Stevens and City Council Place 4 candidates Rey Orozco and Philip Campos. Place 2 candidate Catherine R. Rodriguez was unable to participate.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Sep 29 2020 - 1:27pm
If you haven't checked it out yet there's a great new Twitter account called @BallottheDog (and website https://www.ballotthedog.com/) to help promote voting in Texas. Check out this awesome video here!
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Sep 29 2020 - 1:17pm
Watch and listen to video of "Hard Won," a song celebrating women's suffrage by San Antonio Poet Laureate Andrea Vocab Sanderson, and featuring Alyson Alonzo. The song and video were sponsored by the League of Women Voters San Antonio area, produced by Nick Shan at RTE Studios. Keys by Gabriel Medina. Video production by Barbara Felix. All lyrics were written and performed by Andrea Sanderson & Alyson Alonzo. Dance by Tamara Adira of Arte y Pasión.