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Texas is an open primary state. Here’s what that means for how Republicans, Democrats and others can vote on Super Tuesday.

Texas is one of 17 states with open primaries, which means regardless of which party voters identify with, they can choose from year to year which party’s nominees they’d like to select in a primary election.

Voting signs at The University of Texas at Austin campus on Feb. 19, 2020, the second day of early voting for the Texas Pria…

Texas 2020 Elections

The last day to register to vote in Texas is Oct. 5. The last day to request a ballot to vote by mail is Oct. 23. Early voting starts on Oct. 13 and ends Oct. 30. Learn more about voting by mail, check out our guide on voting during the pandemic and bookmark your Texas ballot.

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How do you choose?

So how does that compare?

Is it common for Democrats to participate in the Republican primary, and vice versa?

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