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Texas secretary of state’s office auditing four counties’ 2020 elections months after an official called the statewide process “smooth and secure”

The agency did not explain why it was auditing elections in Collin, Dallas, Harris and Tarrant counties. Its announcement came hours after former President Donald Trump asked that an election audit bill be added to a special legislative session agenda.

People vote inside the gym at the Metropolitan Multi-Services Center in Houston on Nov. 3, 2020.

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