News For Friday, November 2, 2012

Graphic by Todd Wiseman

The Brief: Nov. 2, 2012

As early voting wraps up and Election Day approaches, new revelations about the state's attempted dead-voter purge have surfaced.

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Jennifer Whitney

Schools Turning to Technology to Monitor Students

To track attendance and avoid losing state funding, some school districts have begun electronically monitoring students' whereabouts. Two San Antonio schools have added electronic chips to student ID cards, while some in Austin have issued students phones with GPS systems.

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Illustration by Todd Wiseman / Brett Ryan

The Evening Brief: Nov. 2, 2012

Your evening reading: final pre-election campaign finance reports filed; state NAACP urges voters to report intimidation; Texas professor wins release of Watergate records

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