Texas Rangers to investigate House Speaker Dennis Bonnen’s alleged quid pro quo

This morning, the Texas House General Investigation Committee was expected to hold a public hearing that would launch an investigation into allegations against House Speaker Dennis Bonnen (R-Angleton). Bonnen has been charged with violating numerous election laws after allegedly meeting with Empower Texans’ hardline conservative leader, Michael Quinn Sullivan, and providing him with a list […]

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Lawsuit alleges Texas’ vote by mail rules are unconstitutional

A new federal lawsuit alleges that the way Texas handles absentee ballots is unconstitutional.  The Texas Civil Rights Project filed the suit on Aug. 7 in San Antonio on behalf of two Texas voters who had their ballots rejected.  Election officials threw out George Richardson of Brazos County and Rosalie Weisfield of McAllen’s ballots over […]

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