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.
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Nov 7 2018 - 8:36am
Written by Glenda Wolin on Jun 5 2018 - 8:22pm
By Glenda Wolin Not guilty! That was one of the themes of the rousing keynote speech by Erika Prosper at the San Antonio League’s 2018 Annual Luncheon, held April 19, 2018. Not “not guilty” in the sense of a verdict, but in the sense that as women, we cannot let ourselves feel guilt over not being able to do everything we feel is expected of us, said Prosper, who is married to San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 25 2018 - 11:17am
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.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 24 2017 - 12:59pm
While a boisterous audience of COPS/Metro Alliance members cheered them on, candidates for San Antonio mayor and city council pledged to fight Senate Bill 4 - the anti-sanctuary city law - starting on the day they take office. About 350 people packed the Dominion Church of God in Christ on May 22 for a Get Out the Vote Rally and Accountability Session where candidates were asked to give yes or no answers to questions about the COPS/Metro agenda on SB4, affordable housing, immigration and living wages.
Written by JamiAlise on Mar 29 2017 - 6:44pm
"UTSA will host an early voting site (April 24- May 2) for the upcoming May 6th municipal elections. Come, get registered to vote, meet mayoral and district 8 candidates. Let's do this 'Runners!" A link to the Flyer is here.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 23 2017 - 2:34am
The César E. Chávez Legacy and Educational Foundation (CECLEF) will present its 21st Anniversary César E. Chávez March for Justice on Saturday, March 25.
Written by Texas Tribune on Mar 15 2017 - 10:34pm
by Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune March 14, 2017 Editor's note: This story was updated on March 15 to reflect that the Senate gave the measure final approval.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 3 2017 - 5:08pm
Replay the video from the March 6, 2017 webcast of Congressman Joaquin Castro’s Town Hall meeting in the cafeteria of Memorial High School in San Antonio. At the free public event, participants were encouraged to discuss federal issues and matters you find important and that impact you and your family.
Written by Daniel Serna on Nov 7 2016 - 11:39pm
Editor's Note: This article was orginally published in The Mesquite, a student publication of Texas A&M - San Antonio. It has been republished here with the pemission of their staff. by Daniel Serna
Written by League of Wome… on Nov 2 2016 - 6:13pm
The League of Women Voters of Texas updated it's highly acclaimed survey of Texas county websites. The League found 23 percent overall improvement in the information provided about elections and voter ID information from late August to late October on the existing 234 official county websites. Elaine Wiant, president of the Texas League said, "We are encouraged that two thirds of county websites meet the League's minimum criteria for voter and election information informed citizens need to vote this election season."