Michael Kueber http://tpr.org en Swayed By Nirenberg Campaign Ad, Williams Endorses Briones http://tpr.org/post/swayed-nirenberg-campaign-ad-williams-endorses-briones <p></p><p>After more than a year watching the race from the sidelines, outgoing District 8 Councilman Reed Williams has finally announced who he is backing to fill his seat.</p><p>Williams, who said last year he wouldn’t be seeking his third term in order to spend more time with family, initially wanted to keep his opinions about the candidates to himself to allow each of the challengers a fair shot at the job.</p><p>But a<a href="http://rolandobriones.com/more.html" target="_blank"> mailer to constituents</a> by candidate Ron Nirenberg put the councilman over the edge.</p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 09:04:33 +0000 Ryan Loyd 10469 at http://tpr.org Swayed By Nirenberg Campaign Ad, Williams Endorses Briones District 8 Candidates Push Each Other Into Political Corners http://tpr.org/post/district-8-candidates-push-each-other-political-corners <p></p><p>The race for San Antonio’s City Council District 8 has been chock full of the usual campaigning techniques. <a href="http://www.votebriones.com/" target="_blank">Rolando Briones</a>, Ron Nirenberg and Mike Kueber have participated in neighborhood association debates and town forums, they’ve walked the streets and they’ve been out doing community meet and greets.</p><p>But the heat is on between Briones and Nirenberg, and although Kueber isn't in the middle of the ruckus, he is taking the opportunity to ask questions of his own.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 19:03:45 +0000 Ryan Loyd 8753 at http://tpr.org District 8 Candidates Push Each Other Into Political Corners Accusations Fly In Race For San Antonio Council District 8 http://tpr.org/post/accusations-fly-race-san-antonio-council-district-8 <p></p><p>Known for his voice of reason and scrutiny of topics that come across the dais on city council days, District 8 Councilman Reed Williams will not be seeking his third term. This has thrown the door wide open to a list of people ready to fill the seat.</p><p>Rolando Briones, an engineer, Ron Nirenberg, associate general manager of Trinity’s jazz station KRTU, and Michael Kueber, a retired attorney, are all ready to be the next city councilman.</p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 20:06:59 +0000 Ryan Loyd 7280 at http://tpr.org Accusations Fly In Race For San Antonio Council District 8