The firefighters' union will have three controversial charter amendments on the Nov.
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San Antonio Professional Firefighters Association leaders raised questions about who is funding a political action committee opposing three ballot measures.
The appeal was seen as Secure San Antonio's Future's last chance to avoid a long and a likely ugly fight with the firefighters union to sway voters.
The PAC formed to defeat the local firefighters union's controversial ballot measures lost its case in the 4th Court of Appeals Wednesday evening.
A County judge denied a request that could have prevented the fire union's proposed charter amendments from getting onto the November ballot.
A lawsuit alleges that the firefighters union illegally funded efforts to gather petition signatures to place charter amendments on the November ballot.