November 10, 2018

As the tension and excitement from midterms finally comes to a close, I’ve had the opportunity to reflect on my involvement in Chip Roy’s campaign in Texas’s 21st congressional district.

Though I attend school in San Angelo and live in Mike Conaway’s congressional distr...

October 29, 2018

Midterm elections are just around the corner, and candidates rush to earn support from voters. That means candidates begin raising money, meeting potential voters, hosting political rallies, and other events to prepare for election day. On Tuesday evening, the second d...

August 28, 2018

This article was first published in the August 21 print edition of The Tower, a new project of The Wendt.

Raymond Zavala is a 66 year old retired veteran running to represent District 1 in the San Antonio City Council, the district that Trinity falls in. Zavala is runni...

August 14, 2018

Governor Greg Abbott announced today the date for the runoff in the emergency special election runoff for Senate District 19. Election day will be September 18, with early voting running from September 10-14. This runoff will fill the seat previously held by the former...

August 1, 2018

This evening, voting finished in the Emergency Special Election in Senate District 19 to fill the unexpired term of former State Senator Carlos Uresti. 8 candidates filed, but the race ultimately boiled down to 3: former Democratic Congressman from TX-23 Pete Gallego,...

July 30, 2018

On Wednesday, August 29th, a debate will be held between the two candidates from Congressional District 21, Republican Chip Roy and Democrat Joseph Kopser. The debate will take place in Pearl Studio, which is located in the heart of San Antonio’s Pearl Market.

The debat...

March 7, 2018

 Matt Beebe, considered by many to be an underdog candidate for Texas House District 121, has successfully advanced to the May 22 runoff following the March 6 Republican Primary. He earned a plurality of the votes in a 6 way race, at 29.5%. He will be facing Steve Alli...

March 5, 2018

Was William Negley a “Never Trumper?” It would appear so, according to Club for Growth, a 501 c(4) conservative group and Super PAC. Club for Growth recently released an ad alleging that Negley was in fact “a Never Trumper” and, much like William Kristol of the Weekly...

The city of San Antonio is considering raising the tobacco age from 18 to 21. That sound you hear is of both baseball players feeling singled out and the dying gasps of personal liberty. The fact of the matter is that at 18 years old, one knows the dangers of smoking....

January 11, 2018

In reading this article from Rivard Report, I couldn’t help but wonder: what world is this writer living in? Amidst the argument Kayleigh Stubbs lays out for raising the legal age to buy tobacco, she states that “Advertising in movies, magazines, and social media encou...

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