Posted on · Major issues on Greater Houston Ballots include a rerun of last year’s school finance referendum and mayoral and city council contests in Pasadena.
Posted on · A judge Monday again ruled that Republican lawmakers deliberately designed a strict voter ID law to disadvantage minorities and effectively dampen their growing electoral power.
Posted on · A federal judge struck down Pasadena’s system for electing city council members in January, ruling it discriminated against Latino voters. The city government has appealed the decision to the U.S. Fifth Circuit.
Posted on · News 88.7 recorded a poll worker telling voters to have their photo IDs ready. We played it for Harris County Clerk Stan Stanart, who says: "They should be saying more than that."
Posted on · In recent years, voter turnout in Texas has been...well, let’s just say not everything is bigger here. State voter turnout has been below the national...
Posted on · Amid Texans’ mad dash to polling places this week, the front end of 12 days of voting before Election Day, civil rights groups and some voters are questioning how some county election officials are portraying the state’s voter identification requirements, which a federal judge softened in August.
Posted on · The lawsuit charges the state’s system of choosing judges in at-large, partisan elections violates the Voting Rights Act.
Posted on · Harris County Clerk Stan Stanart says most voters will have to go to a different location from where they cast their ballots in the primary’s first round on March 1.
Posted on · Major contests on the ballot include an open seat on the Texas Railroad Commission and the Democratic nomination in the Harris County Sheriff’s race.
Posted on · Major contests this Uniform Election Day include a special election for Mayor Sylvester Turner’s former seat in the Texas Legislature and local government races in Sugar Land and Missouri City.
Posted on · May 7 is the Uniform Election Day in Texas, when hundreds of municipalities and local governmental entities will hold elections across the Greater Houston region.
Posted on · Voters in House District 139 will have two opportunities in less than a month to have their say.
Posted on · Harris County is offering registration assistance to residents rendered homeless by this week’s historic flooding.
Posted on · Democratic U.S. Reps. Gene Green and Al Green say their districts suffered from a shortage of voting machines and last minute poll station changes that discouraged participation by Hispanic and African-American voters.
Posted on · The former Houston city councilman would be a formidable challenger to Republican incumbent Ron Hickman, particularly if Donald Trump is the GOP’s presidential nominee.