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Texas Legislature sends sweeping GOP voting bill to governor

The Texas Senate advanced a bill that will ban 24-hour and drive-through voting, create harsher voter ID requirements for mail-in voting. The bill passed the Texas House last week, despite Democratic lawmakers fleeing the state for over a month in an effort to stall it. Texas Democrats have called it “anti-voter,” a “voter suppression bill” and an “assault on our democracy”
3 months ago|Austin, United States

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Texas Lawmakers Pass Bill Restricting Voting Rights

A Republican-led bill restricting access to the vote has passed the Texas Senate and is headed to the governor's desk, who is expected sign it into law.

3 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
The Guardian
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Texas legislature gives final approval to sweeping voting restrictions bill

Bill, nearly identical to a measure that passed last week, gives poll watchers more power and prohibits 24-hour and drive-thru voting

3 months ago|London, United Kingdom
Reuters
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Texas Senate passes bill critics say restricts votes, goes to governor

The Texas Senate on Tuesday passed a bill that critics say will unduly restrict voting access for minority voters, and the governor is expected to soon sign the measure into law.

3 months ago|United Kingdom
USA Today
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Sweeping GOP elections bill heads to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's desk

Republicans say the bill would improve election integrity, while Democrats argue that it makes it harder for certain people to vote.

3 months ago|United States
Washington Times
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Texas Legislature sends sweeping GOP voting bill to governor

AUSTIN, Texas — The GOP-controlled Texas Legislature passed a broad overhaul of the state’s election laws Tuesday, tightening already strict voting rules and dealing a bruising defeat to Democrats after a monthslong, bitter fight over voting rights.Republican Gov. Greg Abbott said he will sign the bill, the latest in ...

3 months ago|Washington, United States
The Independent
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Texas Republicans pass restrictive elections legislation in blow to voting rights

Texas Democrats urge Congress to ‘act immediately’ to pass federal voting rights measures: ‘We knew we wouldn’t be able to hold off this day forever’

3 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CNN
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Texas Legislature sends voting restrictions bill to governor's desk

Texas lawmakers gave final approval Tuesday to a bill that would impose new restrictions on voting, sending it to the desk of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott -- who said in a statement he will sign it into law.

3 months ago|Atlanta, United States
abc News
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Texas Legislature sends sweeping GOP voting bill to governor

The Texas Legislature has signed off on a sweeping GOP rewrite of election laws after months of protests by Democrats

3 months ago|United States
New York Times
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Texas G.O.P. Passes Election Bill, Raising Voting Barriers Even Higher

The bill, which will tighten what were already some of the nation’s strictest voting rules, represents a major victory for Republicans in their nationwide push to overhaul elections.

3 months ago|New York, United States
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Texas Legislature sends sweeping GOP voting bill to governor

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Legislature sent a sweeping rewrite of the state’s election laws to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday, dealing a bruising defeat for Democrats after a monthslong, bitter fight over voting rights.

3 months ago|United States
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52 of these news sources are bias rated
22 lean LEFT
L 42%
C 37%
R 21%
Wonkette
CNN
HuffPost
Mother Jones
New York Magazine
The Guardian
USA Today
The Independent
abc News
New York Times
CBS News
The Washington Post
NBC News
Star Tribune
Politico
SF Chronicle
+7
Reuters
Associated Press News
The Hill
npr
UPI
Business Insider
France24
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Political Wire
Portland Press Herald
NBC Dallas-Fort Worth
+9
Washington Times
The Times
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7NEWS Australia
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Sputnik News
The Daily Wire
National Review
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The Gateway Pundit
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