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The Fraud of Voter Fraud
"...Zedler that would allow the attorney general to investigate voter fraud cases in individual counties – currently, cases of..."

May 9, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

The Hightower Report: At Last, the GOP Finds an Actual Case of Voter Fraud!
True the Vote had a case in its own backyard
"...It claims to be dedicated to sniffing out ineligible voters – in particular, your darker-skinned Democrat types. TTV claims..."

Oct. 26, 2012 News Column by Jim Hightower

'Rampant Voter Fraud' Not Rampant
" waste, has found exactly 26 cases of “rampant voter fraud” and only eight which actually involved fraud. At..."

May 18, 2008 Postmarks

Voter "Fraud"
"...Dear Editor, [Re: "Austin Resident Named in Texas Voter Purge Debacle, Files Suit," Daily News, Feb. 5]: Texans..."

Feb. 6, 2019 Postmarks

Ken Paxton Puts the Brakes on Federal Inquiry Into Debunked Voter Fraud Claims
A.G. tells Congress to wait in line
"...investigate the state's bungled attempt to purge thousands of voters from the rolls. Last month, the U.S. House Committee..."

April 19, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

An Idea on How to Combat Voter Fraud
"...I have an idea on how to combat election fraud that I want to share with you. Private individuals,..."

Oct. 27, 2008 Postmarks

Lege Lines: Texas GOP Tees up More Voter ID Nonsense
Secretary of State issues election advisory, ignites right-wing voter fraud frenzy
"...counties to investigate a list of some 95,000 registered voters whose U.S. citizenship was possibly in doubt (of whom..."

Feb. 1, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Dirty Tricks in Voter ID Debate?
Anchia suspicious of voter impersonation allegations
"...Are dirty tricks already afoot ahead of tomorrow’s Voter ID hearing in the Senate?..."

March 9, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

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

Feb. 8, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Everything You Need to Know About Voter ID
A program to help guide you through Tuesday's Senate meeting
"...Tuesday morning at 9am, the Senate will consider a “voter ID” bill, SB 362 by Troy Fraser, R-Horseshoe Bay,..."

March 9, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Judge Throws Out Texas Voter ID Law
Compares photo requirement to Jim Crow, poll tax
" in. A Federal judge has found that Texas' voter ID law is "an unconstitutional poll tax [and] creates..."

Oct. 10, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Watson's 3/17 Speech Against Voter ID
Transcript of Austin senator's remarks
"...second time this session in the Senate's tussle over voter ID, I found his words worth printing in full...."

March 18, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Ellis: Voter ID Bills Are Dead
Houston lawmaker says he can kill any bills that would require a photo ID to vote.
"...told his colleagues to forget about passing a so-called "voter ID" bill, because the 11 Democrats in the Senate..."

March 16, 2007 News Post by Lee Nichols

Senate Passes Voter ID
Bill requiring photo ID now goes to House
"...of the most – possibly the most – stringent voter ID bills in the nation. Unlike the bill proposed..."

Jan. 26, 2011 News Post by Lee Nichols

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

An Acceptable Form of Voter ID
Democrat Anchia shifts strategy on hot-button issue
" a repeat of the 81st. One clear example: Voter ID, the issue that shut down the Capitol two..."

Jan. 14, 2011 News Post by Lee Nichols

Democrats Attack Fraser on Voter ID Bill
Horseshoe Bay Republican can't answer questions on own bill
" the Senate’s “committee of the whole” regarding the Voter ID bill. Democrats are peppering author Troy Fraser, R-Horseshoe..."

Jan. 25, 2011 News Post by Lee Nichols

Voter ID Clears Committee
But Elections chair predicts grim future for SB 362
"...Senate Bill 362 – the voter ID bill – is finally out of committee. Whether..."

May 11, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Missing the Point on Election Fraud
Texas Civil Rights Project criticizes Perry, Senate
" criticized Gov. Perry and the Legislature for making Voter ID an "emergency" priority. TCRP director Jim Harrington brings..."

Jan. 24, 2011 News Post by Lee Nichols

Voter ID In Da House
Contentious issue could come up in committee "as early as Thursday"
"...The voter ID battle could flare back up in the House..."

April 28, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Court Rules: Texas Voter ID Still Racist
Second ruling finds GOP deliberately suppressed minority vote
"...When it comes to voter suppression, there's a big difference between deliberate and accidental...."

April 11, 2017 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Voter ID: Battle Lost, War Goes On
Litigants respond to SCOTUS ruling, pledge continuing challenge
"...The US Supreme Court has decided to let Texas voter ID laws stand. That is, for the November elections..."

Oct. 18, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Van de Putte On Voter ID
Where exactly is this election fraud?
"...Hearings on the Voter ID bill are about to begin in the Senate...."

Jan. 25, 2011 News Post by Lee Nichols

Voter ID Bill Redux
"...ostensibly a hearing on the broader topic of election fraud in Texas, but Democrats suspect a not very hidden..."

Feb. 1, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Worry About Election Fraud Not Voter Impersonation
"...Dear Austin Chronicle, Re: “After All-Nighter, Senate Passes Voter ID,” [News, March 13] by Lee Nichols: Voter impersonation..."

March 17, 2009 Postmarks

Why Voter Photo IDs?
"...Dear Editor, In response to Republicans wanting voter photo IDs. If the GOP in Texas and other..."

Oct. 10, 2012 Postmarks

Voter Photo ID Way To Keep People From Voting
"...Dear Editor, Thinking people know better than to believe voter photo identification is needed to prevent voter fraud and..."

Sept. 6, 2012 Postmarks

Might Makes Voter ID
Voter ID passes
"...Two years ago, the voter ID bill was the fire that burned down the..."

April 1, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Road Ahead Murky After Voter ID Ruling
County says ruling won't impact November elections
"...Two weeks ago, Texas' voter ID law was discriminatory. This week, it's still discriminatory,..."

Aug. 14, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

After All-Nighter, Senate Passes Voter ID
A marathon session delivers a GOP partisan priority
"...the Senate passed Senate Bill 362, which would require voters to show photo ID in addition to their voter..."

March 13, 2009 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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