Harris County officials kill bill to allow online voter registration

Harris County officials kill bill to allow online voter registration

Photo: okpolicy.org

AUSTIN – A group of Harris County officials have succeeded in scuttling a bipartisan bill that would have made Texas the 27th state to let citizens register to vote online.

The proposal was co-sponsored by a majority of the House, but stalled in the chamber’s Elections Committee after the Harris County Clerk and the Harris County Tax Assessor-Collector’s offices rallied opposition, arguing it would make Texas more ……… read more here.

By Brian M. Rosenthal and Gabrielle Banks

Bad news for Keffer and Geren Previous post Bad news for Keffer and Geren Report on Texas Grid Protection Bills Committee Hearings Next post Report on Texas Grid Protection Bills Committee Hearings