Special Coverage

Written by Texas Tribune on Mar 10, 2020
By Alex Samuels, The Texas Tribune March 10, 2020 Mandatory paid sick leave, a policy proposal that’s faced consistent pushback from Texas’ leading Republicans and conservative groups, is once again being thrust into the spotlight as the state and workers’ rights groups seek to quell the spread…
Written by Community Information Now on Mar 06, 2020
Our neighborhoods are so much more than just the location of the buildings we live in. Each neighborhood offers something beautiful, inspiring, and entirely unique. However, where we live plays a big role in how long we live, and the longest-lived and shortest-lived neighborhoods are separated by…
Written by Texas Tribune on Mar 04, 2020
By Alex Samuels, The Texas Tribune March 3, 2020 Former Vice President Joe Biden has won the Texas presidential primary, continuing a stunning revival of his once-struggling campaign that has helped him solidify himself as one of the two leading contenders in the broader race for the Democratic…
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 18, 2020
Leaders from nonprofits, human services agencies, community groups and the faith community gathered for a community conversation on how to better connect services and help with people in poverty. The Jan. 28 event at the Maestro Center, hosted by San Antonio Department of Human Services, was the…
Written by Texas Tribune on Feb 06, 2020
By Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Feb. 4, 2020
Written by Texas Tribune on Jan 16, 2020
By Juan Pablo Garnham, The Texas Tribune In the 40-minute bus ride across San Antonio that Barbie Hammond takes to work, there’s one topic of conversation that keeps coming up: the cost of rent. “A lady that I talk to on the bus told me she had to move because of the rent increases,” the 57-year…
Written by Texas Tribune on Jan 15, 2020
By Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune Jan. 15, 2020 A federal judge temporarily blocked a Trump administration policy that would have allowed governors, like Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, and other local leaders to prevent refugees from resettling in those areas.