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Election 2012

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

League holding San Marcos city council debate tonight

The San Marcos Area League of Women Voters’ second pre-general election candidate debate/forum will be held 6:30 p.m. today at the San Marcos Activity Center.

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Q&A: Shane Scott on the issues

Answering the San Marcos Mercury's pre-election questions, San Marcos Place 6 council member SHANE SCOTT says the city should consider paid parking in some areas to help fund transportation projects.

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Emilio Gonzales Jr, 1968-2012

San Marcos police officer Emilio Gonzales Jr. died on Monday from complications of osteosarcoma

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Election 2012 Video: Texas State Senate District 16 (Judith Zaffirini vs Grant Rostig, Joseph Morse)

State Sen. Judith Zaffirini's exchanges with a Republican and Libertarian challenger at Tuesday's San Marcos Area League of Women Voters debate demonstrate a sharp contrast between the Laredo Democrat and her anti-government foes.

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Election 2012 Video: Texas State Rep Dist 45 (Jason Isaac vs. John Adams)

State Rep. Jason Isaac, a Dripping Springs Republican, sought to fashion a weapon out of challenger John Adam's signature issue, public school funding.

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Q&A: Melissa Derrick on the issues

Answering the San Marcos Mercury's pre-election questions, city council write-in candidate MELISSA DERRICK says the city should take all of Cape's Camp for parkland and steer clear of a citywide smoking ban in private businesses.

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Q&A: Ryan Thomason on the issues

Answering the San Marcos Mercury's pre-election questions, council member RYAN THOMASON touts a city council initiative he pushed to increase investment in street maintenance and sidewalk construction.

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Election 2012: San Marcos League of Women Voters Guide

Candidates for federal and state office will share a stage tonight for the first of two debates this month sponsored by the San Marcos Area League of Women Voters.

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Q&A: Thomas Prentice on the issues

Answering the San Marcos Mercury's pre-election questions, mayoral candidate THOMAS PRENTICE says the city should emphatically reject a developer's proposal that would donate 20 acres of riverfront property to the city for parkland.

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Q&A: Daniel Guerrero on the issues

Answering the San Marcos Mercury's pre-election questions, Mayor DANIEL GUERRERO defends new rules including a forthcoming ban on drinking alcohol at city-owned parks, saying they were the result of community consensus after years of discussion.

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