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Viral Voting: Why Texas Is Forcing Residents to Risk Infection at the Polls During the Pandemic

May 20, 2020

Viral Voting: Why Texas Is Forcing Residents to Risk Infection at the Polls During the Pandemic

The clock is running down for local and state leaders to ensure voters won’t be risking their lives this election season.

Late last Friday, the Republican-controlled Texas Supreme Court handed state Attorney General Ken Paxton a victory when it temporarily blocked an expansion of voting by mail during the coronavirus pandemic.