Here’s How Texas Elections Would Change, And Become More Restrictive, Under The Bill Texas Republicans Are Pushing

Here’s How Texas Elections Would Change, And Become More Restrictive, Under The Bill Texas Republicans Are Pushing

Limiting how local officials can expand voting options

Requiring paper trails for voting

Setting new rules for voting by mail

Regulating donations to counties

Setting new rules for removing people from the voter rolls

Enhancing poll watcher freedom

Requiring the recording of vote counting

 

This article was written by ALEXA URA of The Texas Tribune.  The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them – about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.  This article originally appeared at: https://www.texastribune.org/2021/04/21/texas-voting-restrictions-senate-bill-7/