A big mistake in the lead up to primary voting underscores the anxiety around misinformation on elections and barriers to voting.
Despite repeat rulings that Texas passed voter ID with racist intent, judge tells opponents from the bench, “You have nothing.”
Since 2011, nine federal court rulings have concluded that Texas passed intentionally racist voting laws. Three of those rulings happened in just the past two weeks.
The new legal brief is a sign of the Justice Department’s dramatically different take on voting rights under the Trump Administration.
The Texas Legislature passed at least 5 arguably unconstitutional bills this year, and the special session hasn’t even started.
Trump could quickly take action that would render some of them obsolete, while others could see several more years of litigation.
Critics say rarely issued election identification certificates are more 'illusion' than 'remedy.'
The state excels at creating solutions in search of problems, making life more difficult for the most marginalized Texans.