Senate Democrats have introduced the Freedom to Vote Act, which would protect voting rights in the United States. Congressman Al Green joins The Factor to discuss the bill.
Activists nationwide joined together to call for the protection of civil and voting rights in Washington That crowd also paid tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I have a Dream speech.' And Houston Congressman Al Green was among those marching.
Big changes could come to how Harris County and the way Texas conducts elections. Some of the big pushes made during the last election cycle with drive-through voting and extended hours would be made illegal if SB1 passes.
With voter fraud becoming one of the largest buzzwords among debates with lawmakers and a Houston resident making headlines for allegedly voting illegally as a previously convicted felon, FOX 26 consulted experts to learn more.
We're learning more about voting rights for previously convicted, so we turned to Gary Polland, a local attorney and editor/publisher for Texas Conservative Review.
FOX 26 Reporter Matthew Seedorff has more on the man who is now behind bars.
The proposal’s low bill number signaled it was a priority of new House Speaker Dade Phelan, a Beaumont Republican who referred to the legislation as “the House’s blueprint for pandemic response.”
Senate Bill 7 includes provisions to limit early voting hours, curtail local voting options and further tighten voting-by-mail. The upper chamber suspended its own rules to approve it after debating it for hours overnight.
An organization called Texas Voters Forward Coalition was formed in direct response to Senate Bill 7, which would basically change how Texans vote. FOX 26 Houston's Rashi Vats has more.
Moments after the Senate retired to its chamber, McConnell said overruling the presidential election would “damage our republic forever.”
President-elect Joe Biden has selected Merrick Garland, a federal appeals court judge, as his attorney general, two people familiar with the selection process said Wednesday.
Democrat Rev. Raphael Warnock has defeated Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler in the Georgia U.S. Senate runoff election, The Associated Press projects.
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President-elect Joe Biden and Vice-President Elect Kamala Harris will return to Georgia to campaign for Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock to rally Democrats ahead of Jan. 5 runoffs to determine control of the U.S. Senate.
Sen. Josh Hawley claims he will challenge President-elect Joe Biden’s victory when the Senate and the House of Representatives convene on Jan. 6 to count the electoral votes.
A day after President Trump announced he would ask the courts to stop ballot counting, his campaign filed lawsuits in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Georgia demanding better access to the ballot counting process. FOX 26 senior legal analyst Chris Tritico discusses.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday suggested that mailing all eligible voters a ballot could become a permanent approach for future elections, given the state’s unprecedented early turnout ahead of Nov. 3.
On this morning after the election, Political Reporter Greg Groogan offers his take on Tuesday's election.
Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher won reelection to represent Texas’ 7th Congressional District after defeating Republican challenger Wesley Hunt.