Category Archives: Politics

Current and Former City Council Members Endorse Greg Smith for District 4

CORPUS CHRISTI – Two former city council members and the current city council representative have endorsed Greg Smith for City Council in District 4 in the upcoming election.
City Council member Colleen McIntyre has endorsed Smith to fill the position she now holds on the city council. She was joined in endorsing Smith by former City Council members Chris Adler and Linda Strong.
The backing comes as Smith continues to rack up numerous endorsements across the city including the Corpus Christi Caller-Times, the Island United PAC, Corpus Christi Police Officers Association, Corpus Christi Firefighters Association, Corpus Christi Association of REALTORS, and Builders Association of Corpus Christi.
“Smith is the candidate who has participated in government — just not in an elected capacity — and used it to solve problems,”

Five City Candidates Donate Money Back To Police To Support Crime Control District

20160921_210142_resizedCORPUS CHRISTI — Five candidates endorsed by the Corpus Christi Police Officers Association are putting their money where their mouth is when it comes to protecting the jobs of dozens of police officers whose jobs are on the line in the November election.
City council members Carolyn Vaughn, Lucy Rubio, Chad Magill and Michael Hunter were joined by City Council candidate Greg Smith in donating back any funds that came with their recent endorsement from the Police Officers Association to support the extension of the Crime Control and Prevention District by 10 years.