"The City of San Angelo will assist in the repair or replacement of 60 roofs in four neighborhoods targeted for revitalizationâ€¦. The homes, which have been identified with the help of West Texas Organizing Strategy, are in the Blackshear, Fort Concho, Reagan and Rio Vista neighborhoods, all of which the City has targeted for revitalization."Read more
"The work of citizenship does not begin and end with voting because politics is not just about elections. Elections are important moments in time when we ratify decisions shaped by months and years of political action. Politics is about coming together across differences and making decisions about how we want to live together. Politics requires relationship and negotiation and compromise..."Read more
Project Quest Helps People Get Jobs Through Training, Univision Television - Canal 41
In a weekend accountability session, leaders from The Border Organization leveraged commitments from Sheriff, state District Judge and County Commissioner candidates about immigration, crime and an underground water district. Institutional leaders committed to turning out 2,700 voters in advance of the election.
"We inform and educate the people about the candidates..." said organization co-chair Marta Gonzalez-Stitts. "We are committed to getting out the vote."Read more
But they did not show up in order to listen to the candidates. 'What we're pushing for,' said Dr. Jeanne George, a Together Baton Rouge committee co-chair, 'is to get them to listen to the citizens.'"Read more