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Texas 2020 Elections

As fears of election-related unrest rise, here's what you need to know about poll watchers in Texas

Political parties are enlisting a record number of poll watchers in Texas and across the country for a highly charged election season.

Poll workers Al Johnston and Sue Denson run through the check in process at training lab at the Collin County Elections Department on June 23. Plexiglass screens to separate employees from voters are one of several protective measures added by Collin County to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Voting in Texas

  • When was the last day to register to vote?

  • When can I vote early?

  • How will voting be different because of the pandemic?

  • How do I know if I qualify to vote by mail?

  • Are polling locations the same on Election Day as they are during early voting?

  • Can I still vote if I have COVID-19?

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Who can serve as a poll watcher?

What can a poll watcher do?

What are poll watchers prohibited from doing?

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