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.
Former Fort Worth Council Candidate Chris Nettles To Contest Election Against Council Member Kelly Allen GrayNettles said he will file a civil lawsuit Thursday on the basis of voter fraud. "We would not have done this if we didn't feel that the race was not fair."
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.
Federal Judge Orders Texas Not To Remove Voters After Botched ListThe decision by U.S. District Judge Fred Biery of San Antonio temporarily halts a bungled search for illegal voters in Texas, which began in January.
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 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.
Dallas County Says State's List Of 'Non-Citizen Voters' Is Wrong; US Citizens Are On ItA list of non-citizen voters compiled by the state of Texas is shrinking by the day.
LULAC Sues Texas Secretary Of State, AG Over 'Attempts To Suppress Latino Voters'LULAC filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against David Whitley, Texas Secretary of State and Ken Paxton, Attorney General regarding continued attempts by the State of Texas to suppress Latino voters.
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.
Voter Fraud Conviction Of North Texas Woman Upheld By Appeals CourtThe Texas 2nd Court of Appeals upheld the 2017 voter fraud conviction of Rosa Maria Ortega, State Attorney General Ken Paxton announced on Tuesday.