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.
Posted on · A lawyer with a pretty good track record against the city has joined in on the lawsuit over the city of Houston’s referendum to change term limits.
Posted on · The Harris County Attorney’s Office is looking into an allegation that Le doesn’t really live in the district he represents.
Posted on · Vice President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday from the White House Rose Garden that he has decided not to run for the Democratic nomination for the 2016 presidential election.
Posted on · Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Friday suspended his bid for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, facing dwindling resources, bare bones staff and a staggeringly low position in the polls.
Posted on · Former City Attorney Ben Hall was the runner-up in the 2013 election for Houston mayor. He’s back this year in a crowded field vying to replace Annise Parker, who is not running due to term limits.