• Texas Lawmaker in D.C. on Testing Positive for COVID-19: ‘Let This Be a Reminder'

    17 days ago - By Time

    On Monday, 51 Texas lawmakers boarded planes to Washington, D.C.
    The legislators, the bulk of the Texas House of Representatives Democratic delegation, had fled their state in hopes of stopping a vote on bills that would change the times and ways that citizens in the state may vote, as well as the experience Texans may have while casting a ballot. The Democrats say the proposed laws would come with the very real possibility of voter suppression and intimidation; one measure in question, for example, would allow untrained and armed poll watchers to stand close enough to voters to see how...
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