Our beloved mother, aunt, grandmother, and great grandmother, Elizabeth Josie Escobar, was called to heaven on August 25, 2019 at the age of 73. She was a selfless woman with a heart full of love and generosity. She is preceded in death by her parents Sequel and Selia Escobar; her brothers John Rocco, Felipe, Raymond, Don, and Roy; sisters Mary […]


Celeste Miriam Jenks, of Pleasanton, born and passed Thursday, August 22, 2019 in San Antonio. Celeste is survived by her loving parents, Patrick and Veronica Jenks of Pleasanton; brothers, Noah Jenks of Nixon and Ray Mendoza of Pleasanton; sisters, Darian, Lilliana and Marilena Jenks all of Nixon, and Isabela Mendoza of Pleasanton, and grandparents, Ernesto and Anita Casarez of Pleasanton, […]

The Electoral College and how it works


The Presidential Election happens in two phases. The first phase is purely democratic. We hold 51 popular elections every presidential election year, 1 in each state and 1 in DC. On Election Day in 2012 you may have thought you were voting for Barack Obama or Mitt Romney, but you were really voting for a slate of Presidential Electors. In […]

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