Voting snafus in Texas primary show what may be on the way for other states

Texas is just one of 19 states that have enacted laws since the 2020 election that make it harder for people to cast ballots

By: - March 2, 2022 12:41 pm
Voters in line

A line of voters forms at the West Gray Multi-Service Center for the Texas primary election in Houston on Tuesday. (Kira Lerner/States Newsroom)

Correction: This story has been updated to include the correct bill number and hyperlink for Idaho House Bill 639.

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira Lerner is the democracy reporter for States Newsroom, the Idaho Capital Sun's parent nonprofit, in Washington, D.C. She has previously covered voting, criminal justice, and civil rights issues for publications including Votebeat and The Appeal.

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