Texas Ready To Fight To Keep Voter ID Law In PlaceState Attorney General Ken Paxton's office plans to file an appeal with the U.S. Supreme Court to "protect the integrity of voting in the state."
Judge Approves Deal Softening Texas Voter ID LawA federal judge on Wednesday approved a softer version of the Texas voter ID law that courts have previously said discriminated against minorities and the poor. The new version will be in effect for November's election.
Texas Reaches Deal On Weaker Voter ID Rules For NovemberTexas has agreed to weaken its voter ID law as federal courts across the U.S. block states from using Republican-imposed election restrictions in November.
Texas Makes Deal On First Election Under Weaker Voter ID LawTexas has struck a deal on new voter ID rules for the first election since a federal appeals court this week ruled that the state's ballot-box restrictions are discriminatory.
Appeals Court To Re-Hear Texas Voter ID Case On May 24A federal appeals court in New Orleans has set a May 24 date for its re-hearing of a Texas voter ID law. The 2011 Texas law requires 14.6 million registered voters to show picture identification at the polls.
Early Voting Begins Across TexasEarly voting for the November 3 election has started, and will run through October 30.
Federal Court Strikes Down 'Discriminatory' Texas Voter ID LawA federal appeals court has struck down Texas' voter ID law, ruling that the Republican-backed measure first passed in 2011 violates the Voting Rights Act.
Texas Asking Court To Uphold Voter ID LawA federal appeals court was set to hear arguments Tuesday on a Texas voter identification law condemned by the Justice Department as a means of suppressing minority voting.
Early Voting Begins Amid ID ControversyElection Day is still around two weeks away, but you do not have to wait to cast your ballot. Early voting begins on Monday across Texas, and you will need your ID to vote.
Voter ID Opponents Say Law Will ConfuseMinority rights groups are telling the U.S. Supreme Court that keeping tough new Texas voter ID requirements in place for the upcoming elections will lead to confusion.
Texas Voter ID Law Blocked By Federal Judge A federal judge filed a permanent injunction against enforcement of a tough Texas voter ID law.
Court Challenge To Voter ID Law Nears EndA federal judge will hear closing arguments on tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law.