2nd court rejects Paxton bid to halt Harris County vote by mail plan

2nd court rejects Paxton bid to halt Harris County vote by mail plan

A state appeals court on Friday rejected Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s bid to block Harris County from sending vote-by-mail applications to every registered voter.Paxton, a Republican, had argued that Harris County Clerk Chris Hollins, a Democrat, lacked the authority to mass mail the applications and that the effort would confuse voters into requesting an absentee ballot they were not qualified to receive.But the Houston-based 14th Court of Appeals rejected […]
Source: Statesman