New GOP-led Voting Restrictions Advance In TexasA bill the state Senate approved early Thursday morning included reduced options to cast ballots, limits on polling hours and more power to partisan poll watchers.
DART Offering Free Rides To Vote In General ElectionDallas Area Rapid Transit is once again providing free trips to voting locations across the service area on two early voting Saturdays and on Election Day.
Groups Sue Texas Gov. Abbott Over Restrictions On Mail Ballot Drop-Off LocationsCivil rights and voter advocacy groups have filed a federal lawsuit against Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for his order that reduced the number of drop-off locations for mail ballots.
Dallas County Judge On Changes To Mail Ballot Drop-Off Locations In Texas: 'This Has President Trump Written All Over It'Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins responded to the governor's changes on Thursday to mail-in ballot drop-off locations, saying they put some poll workers at risk.
Texas Gov. Abbott Limits Mail Ballot Drop-Off Locations To 1 Per CountyTexas Gov. Greg Abbott issued a proclamation Thursday that looks to enhance security for delivering mail ballots in person ahead of Election Day.
5th Circuit Rules That It Is Too Late For Texas To Restore Straight-Ticket VotingA federal appeals court has ruled that November's elections are too close for Texas to make changes now and restore a straight-ticket voting option that was sought by Democrats.
Dallas County Elections Department Awarded $15M Grant For COVID-19 ResponseThe Dallas County Elections Department was awarded $15,130,433 from the Center for Tech and Civic Life (CTCL) to assist with critical resources and staffing needed in preparation for this year's election.
Prominent Republicans Sue Texas Governor Greg Abbott For Expanding Early Voting During PandemicThey argue Gov. Abbott did not have the power to put in place six additional days of early voting without input from the Texas Legislature, which is out of session this year.
Dallas Mavericks Hosting Voter Registration Drive-Thru On TuesdayThe Dallas Mavericks are hosting a voter registration drive-thru event at their headquarters this Tuesday.
Election Officials Urge Voters To Request Absentee Ballots NowThe early call is in response to concerns raised this month over the U.S Post Office being able to deliver and return ballots in time to be counted in November.
Dallas County Commissioners Vote In Favor Of Cite And ReleaseDallas County commissioners unanimously passed a resolution to supporting "cite and release" for all eligible crimes.
Commissioners Vote To Remove Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant County CourthouseTarrant Co. commissioners voted 4-0 to remove a highly scrutinized monument honoring Confederate war soldiers currently in front of the historic county courthouse.
'This Is Our Moment,' Joe Biden To Close Week-Long Texas Democratic ConventionPresumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Joe Biden will close out next week's virtual Democratic Convention.
Federal Judge Orders Expansion Of Mail-In Voting In TexasA federal judge has ordered Texas to allow any of the state’s 16 million voters to cast a ballot by mail over fears of the coronavirus.
Texas Man Waits In Line Until 1:30 A.M. To Cast Super Tuesday VoteA Texas man wasn't going to let an hours-long wait deter him from casting his vote on Super Tuesday -- even if it meant waiting until 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.