Austin, TX -- Today, San Antonio Federal Judge Orlando Garcia halted the main provisions of Senate Bill 4 (SB 4), the Texas Republican racist “show-me-your-papers” bill which would have taken effect on Friday, September 1. [San Antonio Express News, August 30, 2017]
Breaking: Federal Court Confirms Texas Republicans Discriminated in State House Redistricting, Again.
The San Antonio federal district court has again ruled that Texas Republicans intentionally discriminated against people of color in redistricting.
Jim Crow-era tactics have kept Texas Republicans in power. From discriminatory gerrymandering to discriminatory voter ID laws, it has become entirely clear that Texas Republicans are rigging our election system.
August 10, 2017 / Press
Texas Democrats lost a legend, Governor Mark White. His drive to reform the education system cost him time in the governor’s office, but he was inspired to “do right and risk the consequences,” like his hero Sam Houston once said.