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Libertarians Question Recent Stop Domain Subsidies Meeting
"...Thanks to the Chronicle for ongoing coverage of the Stop Domain Subsidies effort to end retail subsidies [“Naked City,”..."

July 28, 2008 Postmarks

Libertarians Against The Domain
The local retailers of Stop Domain Subsidies get some support from the Libertarians.
"...Anti-retail-incentive activists Stop Domain Subsidies may have picked up some unlikely allies..."

Oct. 11, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Point Austin: Domain City Limits
City Charter amendment would end a deal gone sour
"...the best that is said right now about the Domain deal, the 2003 agreement by the City Council to..."

Aug. 22, 2008 News Column by Michael King

Group Aims to Stop Handouts for Retail Developments
Petition effort seeks to prevent city from subsidizing retail projects
"...developments has entered a new stage. Local pressure group Stop Domain Subsidies officially launched its petition drive to amend..."

Oct. 12, 2007 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Are We Masters of Our Domain?
Critics are concerned that rather than boosting local shops, a subsidy deal struck by City Council with developers of the Domain is dropping cash into an already successful project, filled with high-end stores
"...The Domain retail and residential park was supposed to attract upscale..."

Aug. 31, 2007 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

'Stop Downtown Two'?
"...Dear Editor, Proposition 2 wasn't about the Domain, it wasn't about Mueller, and it definitely wasn't about..."

Nov. 5, 2008 Postmarks

Point Austin: Unpropped
Prop. 2 is about much more than a vote against the Domain
"...That slogan, adopted by the Proposition 2-supporting Stop Domain Subsidies campaign, is both misleading on its face..."

Oct. 17, 2008 News Column by Michael King

The Making of Downtown North
The Domain may sound like just another fancy mall – but planners say it's the seed of a second Austin
"...what they say they have in mind, the still-sprouting Domain shopping and residential complex on what is now the..."

Sept. 28, 2007 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

That's No Spelled Y-E-S
Statesman editorial rewrites Stop Domain Subsidy history: Leffingwell's staff furious
"...the city to not honor its contract with the Domain for tax rebates. Which is fine, except for one..."

March 6, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Making of an Endorsement
"...The only reason to bar subsidies SPECIFICALLY for retail is to prevent subsidized competition for..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Feature

Developing Stories: Controlling Developers
The hidden costs of Proposition 2
"...It's no coincidence that Mueller and the Domain are the two major city development-incentive contracts that would..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Column by Katherine Gregor

City Hall Hustle: The End Is Near ... Not
The Hustle turns his gimlet eye on Prop. 2
"...the increasingly acrimonious debate over Proposition 2 – the Stop Domain Subsidies charter amendment – well, that's because I..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Problem Is the 'Chronicle'; Vote Yes on Prop. 2
"...misleading attack [“Point Austin,” News, Oct. 17] on the Stop Domain Subsidies charter amendment is consistent with the Chronicle’s..."

Oct. 21, 2008 Postmarks

Despite Loss, Prop. 2 Makes Its Point
The amendment lost – but not without sending a message
"...48%, the strong voter sentiment in support of the Stop Domain Subsidies amendment – and by proxy, local businesses..."

Nov. 7, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

'Chronicle' Betrays Constituency
"...Council into its senseless $64 million subsidy of the Domain luxury mall in 2003 ["'Chronicle' Endorsements," News, Oct. 17]...."

Oct. 20, 2008 Postmarks

Naked City
"...• Good news and bad news for pressure group Stop Domain Subsidies in its efforts to block the city..."

Feb. 22, 2008 News Feature

Chamber Takes a Swing Against Proposition 2
Opposition starts to mobilize against Stop Domain Subsidies' charter amendment
"...For more than a year, Stop Domain Subsidies has focused on one campaign issue: that..."

Sept. 12, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...while pulling out of the parking lot. The driver stopped, and the toddler was fine. But as word of..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Feature

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...council and other staff, is imminent. – Katherine Gregor Stop Domain Undies..."

Aug. 29, 2008 News Feature

Liveable City
Nonprofit group releases report advocating passage of Stop Domain Subsidies charter amendment
"...contains retail uses. The proposition, informally known as the Stop Domain Subsidies amendment, is primarily aimed at the city's..."

Oct. 31, 2008 News Feature by Michael King

City Hall Hustle: Anyone for Unemployment?
Once again the growth conundrum: If we don't Hanger together, we'll all hang separately
"...as Rodgers stood in council chambers, weighing in on Domain-related city incentives. But it was markedly different this time..."

Jan. 29, 2010 News Column by Wells Dunbar

SDS Campaign Launches Online Videos
Chamber expected to weigh in on ballot amendment that would halt city subsidies for private retail developers
"...Stop Domain Subsidies has spent the last year building a..."

Sept. 5, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

City Hall Hustle: Who reads the 'Statesman'? Not its editors.
Statesman lets its bias show
"...should pursue new deals" with incentive-receiving businesses like the Domain "before asking the city's police, firefighters and EMS unions..."

March 13, 2009 News Column by Wells Dunbar

PACs to Flack
The city PACs work the background of the campaigns
"...to harness the momentum they presumably built with the Stop Domain Subsidies campaign, ChangeAustin.org is the new PAC from..."

Feb. 13, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Top 10 Developing Stories
"...10) Stop Domain Subsidies Stopped The narrowly defeated anti-Domain Proposition 2..."

Jan. 2, 2009 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Strayhorn, Ingalls, and the Comeback That Wasn't
After running an attack-filled campaign, Strayhorn gracious in defeat
"...confided a resigned Brian Rodgers of ChangeAustin.org, the repurposed Stop Domain Subsidies group that had endorsed mayoral candidate Strayhorn..."

May 15, 2009 News Feature by Michael King

City Hall Hustle: Herd Instinct: Rounding Up the Strayhorns
Who's voting for Strayhorn, and why?
"...The group is also helmed by Stop Domain Subsidies ramrod Brian Rodgers and has been attracting..."

May 1, 2009 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Res Publica
Matters of the public, Dec. 11-17
"...STOP DOMAIN SUBSIDIES PARTY The Chronicle may not have endorsed..."

Dec. 12, 2008 News Feature

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...of city incentives provided to high-end retailers at the Domain (which generated a campaign to put a Stop Domain..."

July 25, 2008 News Feature

Page Two: Proposition Puzzle
A series of shapes that all fit together, although not like jigsaw pieces
"...let our readers think for themselves. How could we stop them, even if we had the slightest desire to..."

Oct. 31, 2008 Column by Louis Black

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