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Texas Secretary of State Defends Voter Purge Fiasco
Whitley ducks blame during contentious confirmation hearing
"...do better next time, and humbly apologize for the “voter fraudfiasco he unleashed across the state, Texas Secretary..."

Feb. 8, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Austin Resident Named in Texas Voter Purge Debacle, Files Suit
"They basically accused me of committing fraud"
"...registered to vote, she immediately emailed the Travis County voter registrar office to see if the state erroneously slapped..."

Feb. 5, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

David Whitley Apologizes for "Confusion" Wrought by Voter Purge List
Three lawsuits later, Texas secretary of state basically says "whoops"
"...to firm up its shoddy data before springing a "voter fraud" fiasco upon the state. Whitley says his goal..."

Feb. 22, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Lege Lines: Senate Still Hasn’t Confirmed Texas Secretary of State David Whitley
Architect of recent “voter fraudfiasco shifts blame to DPS
"...on Nominations last week, he was roasted for the "voter fraud" fiasco he unleashed on the state, with an..."

Feb. 15, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Senate Delivers First Blow to Paid Sick Leave
SB 15, the boy who cried "voter fraud!" advance, and other Lege news
"...a 4-3 party-line vote on Feb. 28. Amid his "voter fraud" fiasco, Whitley has drawn intense scrutiny – not..."

March 8, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Congress Wants to Look at David Whitley's Books
Investigation to look into Texas' voter list fiasco
"...Oversight and Reform has launched an investigation into Texas' voter list fiasco, asking Secretary of State David Whitley for..."

April 5, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Point Austin: “Show Us Your Papers”
The Whitley fiasco and the persistence of voter suppression
"...the headline matter was his handling of the "noncitizen voter" list he released a couple of weeks earlier. Although..."

Feb. 15, 2019 News Column by Michael King

How Safe Is Your E-Vote?
Proponents of electronic voting promise no repeat of Florida in 2000, but critics say it could be even worse
"...2000 presidential election, also known as the biggest electoral fiasco in U.S. history. An appalled nation learned what an..."

Feb. 20, 2004 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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Our readers talk back.
"...The Redistricting Fiasco..."

May 16, 2003 Column

When Good Things Happen to Bad Bills – and Vice Versa
Bad bills fly, while good bills die
"...SB 362: Voter impersonation is an almost nonexistent type of fraud, but..."

May 22, 2009 News Column by the News Staff

Page Two: Spin and Cinema
An understanding of the U.S. Constitution by way of Robert Thom
"...lit-by-God right way. The Constitution knows that governmental confusion, voter dissatisfaction, political controversy, and citizen discontent are basically permanent..."

May 16, 2008 Column by Louis Black

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