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Texas Voting Rights

What problems have you encountered while trying to vote in Texas? Share your story with us.

We want you to help us report on the challenges Texans face when trying to vote — and the possible ways to address them. Share your experiences with us.

A voting sign near the Capitol in Austin on Feb. 26, 2020.

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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In a very good year, just half of eligible Texans cast ballots. The state's voter turnout often ranks among the lowest in the country.

Yet despite that stubborn reality, some of the challenges Texans face in registering to vote and trying to participate in elections have gone unaddressed by state leaders for years. What's more, leaders have instituted voting changes in recent years that have thrown up more barriers, particularly for voters of color or low-income voters.

We want you to help us report on the challenges Texans face when trying to vote — and the possible ways to address them — by telling us about the hurdles or problems you've run into while trying to exercise your right to vote in Texas.

Fill out the short form below (or email me directly at aura@texastribune.org), and we'll be in touch.

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