The San Antonio Police Chief, the Bexar County Sheriff and District Attorney condemned the bill banning sanctuary policies, and were joined by C.O.P.S./Metro leaders who said they “refuse to give up a culture of hospitality and welcoming the stranger.”
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 5 2017 - 8:24pm
Written by Daniel Serna on Mar 6 2017 - 12:24pm
Nineteen year old student Josue Romero, an undocumented immigrant supported by the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Educational and Legal Services (RAICES) organizattion awaited Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar with a
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 2 2017 - 1:22am
Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. San Antonio organizations and elected representatives are responding to Gov. Greg Abbott’s withholding state grant money his office administers to Travis County due to the county jail’s policy regarding immigrants.
Written by Texas Tribune on Feb 1 2017 - 5:03pm
by Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Feb. 1, 2017 Editor's note: This story has been updated. Gov. Greg Abbott has followed through on his threat to cut off state funding for Travis County over its new "sanctuary" policy.
Written by JamiAlise on Oct 12 2016 - 5:42pm
Replay video of the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area forum for candidates for Bexar County Sheriff in the Nov. 8, 2016 election. The forum was to help voters become informed on each of the candidate’s positions; was held Oct. 5 at the University of Texas at San Antonio downtown campus. Scroll down to watch full video of the forum, moderated by Phyllis Ingram. The candidates are listed below in the order they will appear on the upcoming ballot:
Written by JamiAlise on Oct 4 2016 - 5:40pm
Please join the League of Women Voters and the UTSA College of Public Policy present a Candidate Forum for Civil & Criminal Court Judges and Bexar County Sheriff.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 28 2012 - 7:57pm
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!