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Texas Ranks 6th on State Election Integrity Scorecard

Texas Ranks 6th on State Election Integrity Scorecard

Texans are used to being No. 1, but a new scorecard of state election integrity laws ranks Texas sixth in the nation based on its practices for ensuring elections are fair, honest, and secure. The Election Integrity Scorecard created by the conservative Heritage...
Texas Senate Passes Priority Election Integrity Bill

Texas Senate Passes Priority Election Integrity Bill

Republican-priority election integrity legislation is finally moving through the Texas Senate, more than eight weeks after the governor declared the issue an emergency. Following eight hours of debate and amendments that began Wednesday evening and ended early...
Texas Governor Endorses Election Integrity Reforms

Texas Governor Endorses Election Integrity Reforms

Today, Texas’ governor publicly threw his support behind “robust legislation” to improve election integrity—a top legislative priority for the Texas GOP and the only one also designated an emergency item by the Republican governor. Election integrity “is an issue that...
Texas Lawmakers File Major Election Integrity Bills

Texas Lawmakers File Major Election Integrity Bills

Just ahead of this week’s deadline, Texas lawmakers in both chambers filed two big bills addressing election integrity, one of the key priorities for the legislative session. The highly anticipated omnibus bills, House Bill 6 and Senate Bill 7, feature long lists of...
New Election Integrity Project Launches in Texas

New Election Integrity Project Launches in Texas

Texans have a new weapon in the fight against election fraud. This week, Texas Public Policy Foundation launched an initiative aimed at combating corruption in the voting process—a concern for Texas voters throughout the state. “Election integrity is a vital matter...
Election Integrity Dominates Senate Hearing

Election Integrity Dominates Senate Hearing

A dozen bills designed to make Texas elections more secure and election officials more accountable received a public hearing Monday in the Senate State Affairs Committee. Election security is a major concern in the state. Local elections are especially vulnerable to...
Election Integrity Bill Targets Mail Ballot Fraud

Election Integrity Bill Targets Mail Ballot Fraud

An omnibus election integrity bill introduced in the Texas Senate this week takes aim at mail ballot voter fraud, the most common form of vote stealing. Senate Bill 9, authored by State Sen. Bryan Hughes (R–Mineola), targets holes in voting processes—including voting...
Democrat Accused of Funding Voter Fraud Ring

Democrat Accused of Funding Voter Fraud Ring

A former Democratic Party official is accused of funding an organized voter fraud ring busted earlier this month that targeted elderly and incapacitated voters in north Fort Worth. In court documents filed Tuesday, state prosecutors allege former Tarrant County...