by Jim Malewitz Hey, Texplainer: When I show up to the polls to vote, do I need my photo ID? If you’re confused about what ID to bring to the polls, it’s no wonder; Legal wrangling over the state’s requirements this year has turned rather complicated.
Written by League of Wome… on Oct 13 2016 - 5:48pm
The League of Women Voters of Texas released a review of election information available on official county websites today. Elaine Wiant, President of the Texas League said, "Although almost three-fourths of county websites included election information, only 20 percent provided even minimally adequate and current voter ID information."
Written by JamiAlise on Oct 12 2016 - 5:22pm
Replay the video from the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area forum for candidates for Bexar County Civil and Criminal Court Judge positions in the Nov. 8 election The forum is intended to help voters become informed on each candidate’s positions. The debate was held Oct. 5 at the University of Texas at San Antonio downtown campus. Scroll down to watch the complete video of the forum. Candidates for the following contested races attended the forum:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 9 2016 - 8:09pm
On this week’s Edge, how to improve our dismal voter turnout rate, what’s missing in the police union’s contract with the city, the long history of gentrification and displacement, and how the whole community benefits when a kid gets an immunization shot. This edition of the Edge is sponsored in part by NOWCastSA nonprofit member Friends of Communities in Schools San Antonio. To learn more about sponsorship, click here.
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 3 2016 - 4:52pm
by Aneri Pattani and Jim Malewitz, The Texas Tribune Aug. 3, 2016 Editor's Note: This story has been updated throughout.
Written by Kris_Serold on Jan 30 2014 - 11:20am
Updated Oct. 23, 2014: According to the voter ID law that went into effect in November 2013, every Texas voter must show an acceptable form of ID to be allowed to cast their ballot in person. All IDs - with the exception of a Citizenship Certificate - must be current or less than 60 days expired. Accepted photo IDs include: