Prop. 6 Water Fund http://tpr.org en Texas Voters Approve All 9 State Constitutional Amendments http://tpr.org/post/texas-voters-approve-all-9-state-constitutional-amendments Texas voters approved all <a href="http://kut.org/post/9-state-propositions-texans-will-vote-next-week" target="_blank">nine state constitutional amendments</a> on the November ballot.<p>The issue that received the most attention was <a href="http://kut.org/post/how-prop-6-passed-and-what-s-next-water-projects-texas" target="_blank">Proposition 6</a>. It creates a new water fund with two billion dollars from the state’s Rainy Day fund.<p><a href="http://kut.org/post/texans-could-vote-help-cut-veterans-property-taxes" target="_blank">Propositions 1 and 4</a> cut property taxes for disabled veterans or their surviving spouse. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 18:54:13 +0000 Laura Rice, KUT News 21468 at http://tpr.org Texas Voters Approve All 9 State Constitutional Amendments League Of Women Voters Joins Support For Prop. 6 Water Fund http://tpr.org/post/league-women-voters-joins-support-prop-6-water-fund <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The <a href="http://www.lwv.org/local-league/lwv-san-antonio-area" target="_blank">League of Women Voters in Texas</a> is urging a "yes" vote on Prop. 6, the constitutional amendment that will take $2 billion from the state's Rainy Day Fund to create a sort of bank account to fund water projects. </span></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 16:22:11 +0000 Eileen Pace 21370 at http://tpr.org League Of Women Voters Joins Support For Prop. 6 Water Fund Election Day: What's On The 2013 Ballot And Where To Vote In Bexar County http://tpr.org/post/election-day-whats-2013-ballot-and-where-vote-bexar-county <p><strong>Update (11/5):</strong> Today is Election Day and voting locations are different from early voting so make sure and pay close attention to your voting precinct. Polls close at 7 p.m.</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 14:35:10 +0000 Chris Eudaily 20542 at http://tpr.org Election Day: What's On The 2013 Ballot And Where To Vote In Bexar County The Source: Gun Rallies Downtown | Proposition 6 Opposition http://tpr.org/post/source-gun-rallies-downtown-proposition-6-opposition <p><strong>In the first segment:</strong></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On Saturday, downtown San Antonio will be filled with an estimated 1,000 armed men and women espousing their right to carry openly rifles and shotguns. "<a href="http://www.dontcomply.com/come-and-take-it-america/" target="_blank">Come and Take It San Antonio</a>!" has billed itself as a peaceful march and open carry event at the site of the Alamo. &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 19:43:19 +0000 Paul Flahive 20371 at http://tpr.org The Source: Gun Rallies Downtown | Proposition 6 Opposition The Argument Against The Prop. 6 Water Plan http://tpr.org/post/argument-against-prop-6-water-plan <p>A coalition of people from multiple political backgrounds are calling for Texans to vote &quot;no&quot; on Prop. 6, the plan that is being promoted by a bipartisan group of state legislators and Gov. Rick Perry as the solution to the state&#39;s water problems.</p><p>Voters will see the measure on the ballot starting next Monday when early voting begins and Election Day in Nov. 5.</p><p>If passed, the plan set into motion by Prop. 6 will move $2 billion from the state&#39;s Rainy Day Fund to the Texas Water Development Board to be used for loans on water projects.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 20:00:21 +0000 Ryan Loyd 20244 at http://tpr.org The Argument Against The Prop. 6 Water Plan Movement On Govt. Shutdown | Texas Debates New Water Project Fund http://tpr.org/post/movement-govt-shutdown-texas-debates-new-water-project-fund <p><strong>Texas Matters:</strong> There is finally movement on the government shutdown in D.C. but Democrats say it&#39;s not enough. While there is plenty of support for Prop. 6, the November ballot item to establish a water fund, there is also a strong current of opposition. Also on this show: GOP candidates in Texas try to stay true to fundamentals and appeal to Latino voters, and the future of execution drugs used in Texas.</p><p><strong>Is the end of the government shutdown finally in sight?</strong></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 20:03:42 +0000 David Martin Davies 20042 at http://tpr.org Movement On Govt. Shutdown | Texas Debates New Water Project Fund Perry Asks Voters To Approve Prop. 6 For Water Project Funding http://tpr.org/post/perry-asks-voters-approve-prop-6-water-project-funding <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gov. Rick Perry inspected the water levels at Lake Travis and then urged voters to approve proposition 6, the water project funding program that would </span>pay <span style="line-height: 1.5;">for the next 50 years of water projects in the state that is up for a vote on this November&#39;s ballot.</span></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 22:13:54 +0000 Ryan Poppe 19924 at http://tpr.org Perry Asks Voters To Approve Prop. 6 For Water Project Funding