Early voting begins in what could be surprisingly high-turnout pandemic runoff

Early voting begins in what could be surprisingly high-turnout pandemic runoff

On March 20, in the early days of the coronavrius pandemic, Gov. Greg Abbott postponed the statewide primary runoff election from May 26 to July 14 out of concern that the original date would result in people congregating in confined spaces in ways that “would threaten the health and safety of many Texans.”Two weeks of extended early voting for the rescheduled runoff election begins Monday amid an intensified sense of crisis around the spread of COVID-19, and rulings by the Texas […]
Source: Statesman