Skip to main content
Texas Voting Rights

Texas won’t be placed back under federal supervision for redistricting despite findings of intentional discrimination

The panel ruled that such an action wasn't warranted, though it previously ruled that state lawmakers discriminated against voters of color when they first drew new maps in 2011.

Lead image for this article

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.

 More in this series 

Quality journalism doesn't come free

Yes, I'll donate today