After US Citizenship Flub, Texas Governor Names Ruth Ruggero Hughs As New Election ChiefGovernor Greg Abbott has appointed a new secretary of state after his previous elections chief resigned amid backlash for wrongly questioning the U.S. citizenship of tens of thousands of voters.
Texas Secretary Of State David Whitley Resigns On Final Day Of Legislative Session"I built a bridge for opposing voices to engage in dialogue to improve election integrity and access," Whitley said in his resignation letter.
After Bungled Voter List, Texas Secretary Of State David Whitley On Brink Of Losing JobTexas' embattled elections chief who wrongly questioned the U.S. citizenship of tens of thousands of voters was on the brink of losing his job Sunday.
State Of Texas Settles Lawsuit Over Search For Illegal VotersThe agreement announced Friday ends an effort by Texas elections officials that led to the state questioning the U.S. citizenship of tens of thousands of voters.
Texas AG Fights Congressional Request For Info On Bungled Citizen Voter ListTexas' attorney general is challenging efforts by the U.S. Congress to obtain documents related to the state's bungled search for voters who aren't U.S. citizens.
Texas Secretary Of State Appointee Sees Mounting Opposition After Releasing Flawed List Of Non-Citizen VotersA key Texas Democrat, Sen. Jose Rodriguez, said Thursday, "the damage has been done" and won't vote to confirm newly appointed Secretary of State David Whitley.
After Nearly A Month Texas Secretary Of State Apologizes For Flawed Noncitizen Voter ListTexas' election chief has apologized for releasing a botched list of nearly 100,000 voters whose citizenship was called into question before being fully vetted.
Texas Secretary Of State David Whitley Defends His Office After Uproar Over Flawed Voter Registration ListTexas Secretary of State David Whitley found himself on the political hot seat at his confirmation hearing in Austin Thursday over a flawed list of potential non-citizens registered to vote.
Texas Secretary Of State Comments Since Sharing Flawed Noncitizen Voter ListSecretary of State David Whitley spoke publicly Thursday for the first time since his office questioned the citizenship of thousands of Texas voters.
Civil Rights Organizations Suing Over Texas Voter Citizenship ReviewCivil rights organizations are suing Texas officials about alleged plans to purge thousands of naturalized citizens from its voter rolls, a move that intentionally targets minority voters, according to their lawsuit.
Groups Slam Texas After Voters' Citizenship QuestionedCivil rights groups are asking Texas officials to walk back a letter that questioned the citizenship of thousands of voters and prompted President Donald Trump to renew unsubstantiated claims of rampant voter fraud.
Texas Secretary Of State Announces 'Widespread Voter Fraud' In 2018The Texas Secretary of State's office has identified 95,000 non-citizens who are currently registered to vote in the state.
Opinion: Florida's Voter Purge Attempts To Stifle Democrats and MinoritiesElected officials would do well to remember that it is the job of the voters to pick their representatives, it is not the job of elected officials to pick who gets to vote.