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Texas Voting Rights

Texas used money from the Help America Vote Act to help pay for its botched voter citizenship review

The expenditure appears to comply with the federal law, but Democratic lawmakers say it flies in the face of the act's purpose to improve elections and voter access.

Early voting inside the Memorial Student Center at Prairie View A&M University in 2018.

Texas Voting Rights

Whether it’s a botched voter citizenship review, legal battles over how the state draws its political maps, or the efforts to remove barriers to casting ballots, voting rights issues are the source of constant debate in Texas. Read The Texas Tribune’s comprehensive coverage of voting rights issues and tell us if you’ve encountered problems while trying to vote in Texas.

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