Community Rallies Around Woman Sentenced To Prison For Illegal VotingCrystal Mason, a mother of four, said she didn't realize when she voted in the 2016 general election she was violating the law.
Supreme Court Takes Up 2nd Major Partisan Redistricting CaseThe Supreme Court has already heard a major case about political line-drawing that has the potential to reshape American politics. Now, before even deciding that one, the court is taking up another similar case.
Texas Doesn't Require Party Ballots EverywhereThe Texas secretary of state says the Democratic and Republican parties pay for polling locations during the state's primary elections, meaning that ballots for both don't necessarily have to be offered at all locations.
Texas AG Wants School District Emails Related To VotingCBS 11 obtained a copy of the request Mesquite ISD received from the Texas Attorney General, asking for emails from all principals and the superintendent that have anything to do with voting.
Profile: Democrat Andrew White And His Primary Run For GovernorDuring an interview White summed up his campaign: "I'm a common sense Democrat and I'm running to bring sanity and reason back to state Government."
Texas Primary Sets Midterm Cycle Voting Turnout RecordEarly voting for the Texas primary isn't yet over, but the state has already set a non-presidential cycle record for the number of people turning out.
Proposed Ballot Measure Seeks To Bar Noncitizens From VotingMontana's constitution and statutes already define a qualified voter as a U.S. citizen who has been a resident of the state for at least 30 days.
High Court Asked To Iron Out Polling Place Clothing DisputeIn a case that could affect other states, later this month the U.S. Supreme Court will consider a challenge to a Minnesota law barring voters from wearing political items to the polls.
Federal Judge Knocks Down Florida's Voting Ban For Ex-FelonsA federal judge has ruled that Florida's current ban on former felons voting is unconstitutional and needs to be changed as soon as possible.
Texans Voting On 7 Proposed Amendments To State ConstitutionTexas voters on Tuesday are deciding on seven proposed amendments to the state's Constitution. No statewide offices are up for grabs on this ballot.
Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks New Texas Statehouse MapsA stay issued Thursday by Justice Samuel Alito is the second time the court has told Texas to wait on voting maps that a lower court says are fouled by racial gerrymandering.
Texas Senate Approves Eliminating Straight-Ticket VotingThe Texas Senate has preliminarily approved a bill eliminating straight-ticket voting statewide beginning in 2020.