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Texas Legislature 2019

Texas House committee signs off on controversial election bill

The legislation, Senate Bill 9, has several provisions, including one that would make it a felony for Texans who vote when they’re ineligible — even if they do so unknowingly.

State Rep. Stephanie Klick, R-Fort Worth, listens to testimony on Senate Bill 9  from Mark Cundall with Rev Up Texas. Cundall spoke in opposition to the bill, specifically the language regarding people with disabilities. May 15, 2019.

Texas Legislature 2019

The 86th Legislature runs from Jan. 8 to May 27. From the state budget to health care to education policy — and the politics behind it all — we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial legislative session.

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