Leticia Ozuna http://tpr.org en Google, Comcast, FCC Changing The Face Of San Antonio Broadband http://tpr.org/post/google-comcast-fcc-changing-face-san-antonio-broadband <p></p><p>Google has indicated it wants to expand its Google-Fiber network to 9 additional cities, including San Antonio. TPR's live call-in show "The Source" tackled the topic of our broadband landscape's big changes. Along with Google Fiber, the FCC and Comcast's merger are all reshaping what we know.</p><p>The difference between a fiber connection and what San Antonio has now is substantial.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 18:38:52 +0000 Paul Flahive 27048 at http://tpr.org Google, Comcast, FCC Changing The Face Of San Antonio Broadband The Source: Comcast And You...Oh, And Google Fiber http://tpr.org/post/source-comcast-and-youoh-and-google-fiber <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A proposed $45 billion buyout of Time-Warner Cable would add more than 11 million internet subscribers and nearly the same number of cable subscribers to what was already the largest U.S. provider of both -- Comcast.</span></p><p>Big mega-deals are fairly commonplace in today's world, media consolidation has been rapidly occurring since deregulation in the mid nineties, so why is this any different?&nbsp;</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 17:46:53 +0000 Paul Flahive 26975 at http://tpr.org The Source: Comcast And You...Oh, And Google Fiber The Source: New Documentary On North Korea | Internet, Equity & Hi-Speed SA http://tpr.org/post/source-new-documentary-north-korea-internet-equity-hi-speed-sa <p><strong>In the first segment:</strong></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In never-before-seen footage&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;on the streets</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;of North Korea and in the secretive prison camps, a new<a href="http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/secret-state-of-north-korea/" target="_blank"> Frontline</a>&nbsp;documentary airing tomorrow night takes viewers inside the most clandestine country in the world. What is it like living under the volatile and mysterious Kim Jong-Un?</span></p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:37:00 +0000 Paul Flahive 24988 at http://tpr.org The Source: New Documentary On North Korea | Internet, Equity & Hi-Speed SA Leticia Ozuna Still Working Toward Citywide Broadband Goal http://tpr.org/post/leticia-ozuna-still-working-toward-citywide-broadband-goal <p>A <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/30/technology/us-struggling-to-keep-pace-in-broadband-service.html?_r=0" target="_blank">"New York Times" article</a> on the state of broadband internet access in the United States in part focuses on San Antonio and the work of former councilwoman Leticia Ozuna.</p><p>Ozuna lost her bid for City Council District 3 in May, but she is not giving up on the work she did to kickstart a mega broadband effort here.</p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 20:52:02 +0000 Ryan Loyd 24459 at http://tpr.org Leticia Ozuna Still Working Toward Citywide Broadband Goal Ozuna Steps Forward To Defend Family, Non-Discrimination Ordinance http://tpr.org/post/ozuna-steps-forward-defend-family-non-discrimination-ordinance <p>Cyber security specialist and former councilwoman Leticia Ozuna is in the business of secret-keeping. She knew it was only a matter of time before the remarks about her family that were made by Councilwoman Elisa Chan and her staff in a recording released by a former staffer became public.</p><p>Here's part of it, from the Express-News audio:</p><p>Jeff Bazan (former chief of policy to Chan): "That's why, for example, Councilwoman Ozuna is still married to that lady because that lady was born a man. So that marriage is still valid in the State of Texas."</p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 21:35:35 +0000 Ryan Loyd 17409 at http://tpr.org Ozuna Steps Forward To Defend Family, Non-Discrimination Ordinance Rebecca Viagran Unseats Ozuna With Ease In District 3 http://tpr.org/post/rebecca-viagran-unseats-ozuna-ease-district-3 <p>San Antonio's South Side has a new councilwoman to represent them at City Hall. Rebecca Viagran clinched 51 percent of the vote, surging far above Leticia Ozuna’s 38 percent.</p><p>Ozuna, although not truly an incumbent because she was appointed to the seat a year and a half ago to fill Jennifer Ramos’ unexpired term, was running her first race and expected to win the seat.</p><p>She cited experience and her work on technology issues for the city as reasons she should come back for a full term. Mayor Julián Castro also endorsed her.</p> Mon, 13 May 2013 16:12:37 +0000 Ryan Loyd 11257 at http://tpr.org Rebecca Viagran Unseats Ozuna With Ease In District 3 Disagreements On Key Issues In Three-Candidate District 3 Race http://tpr.org/post/disagreements-key-issues-three-candidate-district-3-race <p>Voters will head to the polls on &nbsp;Saturday, May 11, and the race for the District 3 seat is getting tense. The seat's current occupant, <a href="http://www.sanantonio.gov/council/d3.aspx" target="_blank">Leticia Ozuna</a>, did not win the seat by election. She was appointed in January 2012 to fulfill Jennifer Ramos' term.</p><p>Ramos left the city council to focus on a campaign for Bexar County Commissioner Precinct 1 a race that she ultimately lost.</p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 15:43:54 +0000 Ryan Loyd 7407 at http://tpr.org Disagreements On Key Issues In Three-Candidate District 3 Race 20 Years Later, Mission Trail Project Nears Completion http://tpr.org/post/20-years-later-mission-trail-project-nears-completion <p></p><p>The plan to connect San Antonio’s Missions from the Alamo to Mission Espada has been ongoing since the mid-1990’s. This portion of the project--called package 4 and 5--will repair streets&nbsp; and add pedestrian and bike routes along Mission Road to Roosevelt Avenue.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 16:32:44 +0000 Joey Palacios 3103 at http://tpr.org 20 Years Later, Mission Trail Project Nears Completion