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Harris County’s election chief remains in legal limbo after judge rules that lawmakers can’t dissolve the position

Republican lawmakers targeted the Harris County elections department during this year’s regular session after numerous issues arose out of the 2022 election.

By Natalia Contreras, Votebeat and The Texas Tribune
Harris County Elections Staff members sort ballot bags at the Elections Technology Center in northwest Houston on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.

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