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Businesses to Floresville council: Follow the charter!


Businesses to Floresville council: Follow the charter!
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August 28, 2014, 11:58am
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Floresville business owners Jim Miller (l-r), Steve Smith, and Mary Helen Tieken present City Manager Henrietta Turner with a letter Aug. 28 signed by two former councilmen and several key business owners, requesting that city officials conduct the upcoming municipal election according to the city charter and state election code. Read the letter here. Election matters are on the agenda for tonight’s council meeting.

( http://www.wilsoncountynews.com/article.php?id=60663&n=meeting-agendas-floresville-city-council-aug)
 

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 31, 2014 9:41am
 
Fed Up .... Well it's a good spectator pastime. Have a good weekend. The city secretary seeking legal guidance before the election makes sense to me since that office is the designated authority by the state of Texas to ... More ›

 
Fed Up With Arrogance  
Sin City  
August 31, 2014 8:48am
 
I agree with you on the power of the City Secretary to determine eligibility with the exception of residency. I believe that the City Secretary could turn to the legal system under Texas Election Laws to question residency. ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 30, 2014 9:39pm
 
FUWA.... I think that the city council can only declare a candidate to be ineligible after the election and prior to the vote certification. That is what I read on the SOS web site. According to the SOS site, the city secretary ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 30, 2014 8:41pm
 
Old timer.... I am not bashing Mister Robles. I am questioning a candidate whose last name just happen to be Robles. If it was Jones, Smith, or Gonzales, my questions would be the same if similar facts were present. Concerning ... More ›

 
Fed Up With Arrogance  
Sin City  
August 30, 2014 8:10pm
 
Prairie this may be dangerous ground but I am curious about your opinion. To me none of what is going on has anything to do with whether or not Mr. Robles is qualified to run. It is centered on the legal process used to question ... More ›

 
old-timer in Floresville  
Floresville  
August 30, 2014 7:17pm
 
MR. GP, Why keep bashing Mr. Robles, and the CHARTER is being ignored year after year. For example NEPOTISM: on the charter it says, No person related within the second degree by affinity (marriage), or within the third degree ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 30, 2014 5:54am
 
The contention that a vote for Robles would be a vote against Garza stands as mute testimony to the poisoned political climate in Floresville. It may also reflect the intelligence level of those voters inclined to accept ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 30, 2014 5:42am
 
The contention that a vote for Robles would be a vote against Garza stands as mute testimony to the poisoned political climate in Floresville.

 
Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
August 29, 2014 9:34pm
 
Yes, a vote for Robles would be a vote against Garza, and I think a lot of people are leaning that way. Not that they are voting for him but they are voting against her!

 
Yo  
Floresville  
August 29, 2014 6:37pm
 
Thank you!

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