Texas Republicans Advance Voting Bill In House After Democrats’ Holdout EndsTexas is now set to become the last big GOP state to pass tighter voting laws driven by former President Donald Trump’s false claims that the 2020 election was stolen.
Texas Senator Carol Alvarado Ends Filibuster After 15+ Hours, Voting Bill Passes Minutes LaterA Texas state senator continued her filibuster into Thursday morning, but after more than 15 hours Senator Carol Alvarado ended her effort to rally against Senate Bill 1.
Texas Republicans Resume Push For Voting Restrictions As Legislative Special Session BeginsTexas Republicans are set to mount another push for restrictive new voting laws as lawmakers begin a 30-day special legislative session.
Items On Texas Special Session Agenda To Keep State 'On A Path To Prosperity', Gov. Abbott SaysIn announcing his special session items Wednesday, Governor Greg Abbott said, "These special session priority items put the people of Texas first and will keep the Lone Star State on a path to prosperity."