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Time to Vote, Texas!

Early voting begins today (October 18, 2021) and runs through Election Day – November 2, 2021. Visit votetexas.gov today to find your polling location. We have also put together a few voting resources: 2021 Constitutional Amendments Guide [Indivisible TX Lege] League of Women Voters’ Resources [League of Women Voters Texas] Texas Secretary of State Voting […]

Oppose Racially Drawn Texas District Maps

Hearing in House on October 4 ISSUE The Texas House Texas Representative district map made public on September 30, continues to reflect the racially discriminatory approach that the Texas legislature has followed in drawing recently issued Texas Senate and U.S. Congressional district maps. Black and Hispanic Texans make up two racial groups that, along with […]

Be Heard at a Redistricting Hearing

ISSUE Here are the next dates for public hearings on one of Texas’ most contentious issues: redistricting. Click below to see a clickable PDF of each date and more resources! The Committee will meet to hear invited and public testimony from experts and members of the public on the 2021 legislative redistricting process. These hearings […]

Anti-Voter HB 6 and SB 7 In the House

ISSUE House Bill 6 is a massive voter suppression bill that strips power from counties and criminalizes mistakes by folks who want to help voters. It passed out of the House Elections Committee through a murky and underhanded process. (Four committee members have written to the United States Attorney General to ask for an investigation.) […]

Protect Your Right to Choose Your Representatives (Redistricting)

ACT BY TUESDAY, APRIL 20 ISSUE The Texas House will hear three sets of bills on Tuesday, April 20, each of which would create a new, non-partisan Texas Redistricting Commission. The three sets each include a bill that determines the rules for creating and governing the Commission’s work and a Joint Resolution to amend the […]

Defeat HB 6, a Voter Suppression and Criminalization Act (and SB 7, too!)

ISSUE We saw proof in 2020–Texans want to vote and they did! Now, the Texas Legislature is taking up comprehensive election bills that will deter voters and restrict election officials: House Bill 6 Senate Bill 7 in the Senate. 3/30 Update on SB 7: On Friday (3/26), despite many hours of public testimony–the vast majority […]