Appeals Court OKs Texas Age Limits For No-Excuse Mail VotingA divided federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Texas can continue allowing no-excuse absentee voting for senior citizens while requiring voters under 65 to provide an excuse if they want an absentee ballot.
Judge: Texas Voters Must Be Notified Of Signature Issues On Mail-In BallotsTexas voters must be notified of any issues with their signature on mailed-in ballots, a federal judge ruled after finding a step in the state's signature verification process unconstitutional.
American Airlines Center Will Be 'Largest Polling Place In Dallas County' On Election DayThe American Airlines Center will be the "largest polling place in Dallas County" on Election Day, which is on Nov. 3, the Dallas Mavericks announced Friday.
Postal Services Warns States, Including Texas, It May Not Be Able To Deliver Mail-In Ballots On TimeThe U.S. Postal Service is warning states, including Texas, that voters risk not getting their ballots back to election offices in time because of lags in mail delivery.
Why Some Mail-In Ballots Are Rejected And How To Make Sure Your Vote CountsMore Americans than ever are likely to cast a ballot by mail in this year's presidential election, and that means voters could face a learning curve in completing it properly and ensuring it arrives in time to be counted.
Texans Head To The Polls For Senate Runoff Election As Coronavirus RagesAs Texas struggles to contain a raging coronavirus outbreak, voters on Tuesday are heading out to polls for runoff elections that include choosing a Democratic nominee for the U.S. Senate.
Supreme Court Refuses To Fast Track Texas Democrats' Case To Expand Vote By MailThe Supreme Court has denied a request from Texas Democrats to fast-track a case concerning access mail-in voting amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Texas Democrats' Request To Expand Mail-In Voting Rejected By US Supreme CourtThe U.S. Supreme Court on Friday rejected a request by Texas Democrats to allow all of the state's 16 million registered voters to vote by mail during the coronavirus pandemic.
Federal Appeals Court Temporarily Halts Expansion Of Mail-In Voting For Texas Residents Concerned About COVID-19A federal appeals court has temporarily blocked a ruling in Texas that expanded mail-in voting for residents who are concerned about contracting the coronavirus.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Files Appeal To Block Ruling That Allows Mail-In Ballots For Those Concerned About COVID-19Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed an appeal to block a federal court ruling this week that allows mail-in ballots for residents who are concerned about contracting the coronavirus.
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 Supreme Court Blocks Order That Allowed Mail-In Ballots Due To Fear Of CoronavirusThe Supreme Court of Texas on Friday blocked an order that had allowed residents to vote by mail if they cite concerns of contracting COVID-19 at polling places.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Says Fear Of COVID-19 Does Not Qualify Residents For Mail-In BallotsTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton says fear of contracting COVID-19 does not qualify residents for mail-in ballots even as the pandemic continues.
Federal Trade Commission Warns About Scammers Trying To Profit From COVID-19 Pandemic With reports the government could soon be sending checks or direct deposits to help us, the Federal Trade Commission is trying to get ahead of scammers.
Gov. Abbott Postpones Local Elections, Waives Driver Licenses Expiration DateLocal governments now have the ability to postpone their May 2, 2020 elections until November 3, 2020.