The Big Conversation:
As redistricting and voter ID await further court action, a smaller (but bleaker) round of voting drama has erupted in Harris County.
As the Houston Chronicle reports, about 9,000 Harris County residents have recently received letters saying their voter registration could be canceled — because they're listed as possibly dead.
The letters, which some voters received this weekend, ask the recipients to verify that they are alive or face removal from voter rolls.
The names of the possibly deceased came from the Texas secretary of state via the Social Security Administration, which provides data that the ...