Mayoral Candidates, from left, Chairman Manuel Medina, Mayor Ivy Taylor, and Councilman Councilman Ron Nirenberg gather before the San Antonio Mayoral Debate on March 2.

Mayoral Candidates Skirmish in Debate at Tobin Center

Mayor Ivy Taylor and Councilman Ron Nirenberg (D8) are known for being at odds on several issues, but during a mayoral debate hosted by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, they teamed up to defend the 2017 Municipal Bond after Manuel Medina called it a fiscally irresponsible package that prioritizes projects by “friends of the City.”