Mayoral candidate Manuel Medina and campaign manger Carlton Soules respond to questions from the media following the press conference.

Manuel Medina is the leader of a faction opposing Monica Alcántara. Credit: Scott Ball / San Antonio Report

Manuel Medina and campaign supporters held a short march and protest in opposition of to a column written by San Antonio Express News employee Brian Chasnoff citing the candidates ties to Mexico and his backstory of his patriotism on Monday April 3, 2017.