A federal judge on Tuesday began reviewing tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law, although a decision isn’t expected before the November election.
Texas politicians are filing their campaign finance reports, providing a clue as to how well they’re doing ahead of the March 4 primaries.
The next Texas governor is expected to be Republican Greg Abbott or Democrat Wendy Davis. One is the GOP favorite who stockpiled more than $20 million for a 2014 run, the other catapulted to national stardom by filibustering new abortion laws in pink running shoes. There’s also Tom Pauken.
President Barack Obama won his bid for re-election Tuesday night, defeating former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney despite a weak economy and tremendous job loss that plagued his first term stifled the middle class. He promised […]
Republicans will continue to dominate the Texas delegation in Washington, winning 20 seats to the Democrats’ 13 with only three races too close to call.
It has been argued that “granny” might not be able to vote if they make her have a voter ID. But seriously, why all the concern about taking the extra measure of a voter ID to make sure that every vote cast in a United States election is a legally qualified vote, including “granny’s”?
There are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.
Voting early is helpful to the voters and to those personnel working on Election Day.