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Democrats Oppose Voter Eligibility Checks

Democrats Oppose Voter Eligibility Checks

A coalition of leftist groups who oppose verifying that Texas voters are U.S. citizens has pushed senate Democrats to block confirmation of the state’s top election official, hoping to stop his efforts to maintain secure elections. In a February 21 letter, the...
Democrats, Liberal Media Downplay Noncitizen Voting

Democrats, Liberal Media Downplay Noncitizen Voting

After a shocking report from the Texas Secretary of State last week revealed 95,000 individuals identified in the Texas Department of Public Safety database as non-U.S. citizens have registered to vote in Texas — and 58,000 of those have voted in one or more Texas...
Odessa Activists Celebrate Major Victory

Odessa Activists Celebrate Major Victory

An ongoing citizen-led effort to amend Odessa’s city charter celebrated a major victory today as the signatures of over 4,200 voters were submitted in a petition to city hall. The petition calls for a May election that gives local residents an opportunity to change...
Sherriff Renews Immigration Contract

Sherriff Renews Immigration Contract

Following a letter of support from Gov. Greg Abbott urging the renewal of U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) controversial “287(g)” immigration program, Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman renewed the program’s contract a week before its expiration. The...