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Texas 2020 Elections

Analysis: The 2020 election’s October surprise has been with us for months

The pandemic persists as the top issue in the election, overpowering the kind of late-breaking news and events that can turn people’s heads just before they vote.

Medical personnel wear personal protective equipment as they register residents waiting in line at a COVID-19 testing site at Nations Tobin Recreation Center in El Paso on Oct. 21, 2020.

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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