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Texas Legislature 2019

Analysis: When Texas lawmakers talk about “election security,” trust but verify

Texas lawmakers are wrangling over changes to election law that — depending on your allegiance — would make elections more secure or suppress voting among groups that favor Democrats, the political minority in Texas. The fight's not about you — it's about them.

The House Elections Committee 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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