Voting

Texas Gen Z, Millennial Voters Could Play Critical Role in 2020

Posted on Tue, 11/19/2019 - 9:38am

Spectrum News: Texas Gen Z, Millennial Voters Could Play Critical Role in 2020 By Kathryn Gisi AustinPUBLISHED 6:42 PM CT Nov. 18, 2019   AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas has one of the youngest populations in the country, and despite typically dire...

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State of Texas: Democrats suing state over ban on mobile voting locations

Posted on Mon, 11/04/2019 - 8:00am

State of Texas: Democrats suing state over ban on mobile voting locations By: Steffi Lee AUSTIN (KXAN) — Last session lawmakers passed House Bill 1888 that bans mobile polling locations. Supporters of the bill said it will make it easier for some...

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The Student Vote Is Surging. So Are Efforts to Suppress It.

Posted on Fri, 10/25/2019 - 11:05am

New York Times: The Student Vote Is Surging. So Are Efforts to Suppress It. By Michael Wines Oct. 24, 2019, 5:00 a.m. ET AUSTIN, Texas — At Austin Community College, civics is an unwritten part of the curriculum — so much so that for years the...

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ACC study reveals record levels of straight-ticket voting

Posted on Fri, 02/15/2019 - 1:46pm

Straight-ticket voting reached a record level of 67.49 percent of ballots cast for the U.S. Senate candidates during the November 2018 general election, a more than six percentage point (pp) increase compared to the 2014 election. These findings...

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Pflugerville voters to decide in November whether to join ACC district

Posted on Thu, 08/16/2018 - 9:04pm

Austin-American Statesman: Pflugerville voters to decide in November whether to join ACC district By Ralph K.M. Haurwitz - American-Statesman Staff Thursday, August 16, 2018 Voters in the Pflugerville school district will decide in November whether...

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