Tag: Lloyd Doggett

This is not a drill: SAISD students go to Austin to begin a conversation on gun control

This is not a drill: SAISD students go to Austin to begin a conversation on gun control

Sitting in the Capitol hearing room reserved for their day of meetings, I watched the five students from San Antonio ISD’s Young Women’s Leadership Academy and seven from Travis Early College High School settle in behind the dais. The seal of the State of Texas hovered over them as they swiveled in the cushy chairs…

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Fueling their long game, student activists get strategic with Congressman Lloyd Doggett

Fueling their long game, student activists get strategic with Congressman Lloyd Doggett

On Saturday, high school students hosted a Town Hall for Our Lives event with Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-TX), and asked him to shoot straight with them on how to advance their gun regulation agenda. A few miles away in Olmos Park a group of open carry advocates took to the streets, or rather to the…

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