Take Action: Fight Vouchers, Protect Tree Ordinances
Oppose Voucher bills HB 52 and HB 58, which would steal money from already underfunded Texas public schools! Support local decision-making and protect local tree ordinances by opposing SB 14 and HB 70! CLICK HERE to contact your state representative and senator on the voucher bills. CLICK HERE to contact your state representative and senator on the tree ordinances.
Battle Over Bills Continues
The League worked hard through the 85th session of the Texas Legislature, testifying, calling and emailing legislators to make sure bills the League opposed did not get passed. But now the special session is open, and many of those bills will be back on the agenda. San Antonio Area League President Madhu Sridhar reminds us the work begins again. Read her message HERE.
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"Somehow we must be able to show people that democracy is not about words, but about action."
- Eleanor Roosevelt
November 7, 2017
Remember that date -- it's the date of the next election in Texas. The ballot will include state constitutional amendments, San Antonio charter amendments, judicial races and, depending on where you live, various school board and possibly municipal races.
Other dates to remember:
Oct. 10: Last day to register
Oct. 23: First day of early voting
Nov. 3: Last day of early voting
For other information on voting, voter ID requirements, etc., go to votetexas.gov