Registration deadline near for election vote

By Brenda Sommer
Managing Editor

Voters have about a month left to make sure they’re registered and have proper I.D. for the November uniform election, in which the fate of nine proposed Texas constitutional amendments will be decided.

Eligible Texans who are not registered to vote must register by Oct. 7 to vote in the Nov. 5 election. The early voting period is Oct. 21 to Nov. 1.

“This fall voters will be asked to approve nine amendments to the Texas Constitution,” said Texas Secretary of State John Steen. “By randomly selecting the order in which the amendments appear, we can help ensure no amendment unfairly benefits from its placement on the ballot.”

The amendments will appear in the following order:

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