Early voting for the Nov. 3 election will begin Oct. 13, according to a Monday order by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, and run through Oct. 30. Early voting was previously set to begin Oct. 19.
In a statement, Abbott cited the ongoing pandemic and the need for social distancing:
"As we respond to COVID-19, the State of Texas is focused on strategies that preserve Texans' ability to vote in a way that also mitigates the spread of the virus," said Governor Abbott. "By extending the early voting period and expanding the period in which mail-in ballots can be hand-delivered, Texans will have greater flexibility to cast their ballots, while at the same time protecting themselves and others from COVID-19."
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Shortly after being pulled over, you get a text message. It's the cop, and they want you to get on a video call.
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- 1 bottle prosecco
- 1 gallon apple cider
- 24 oz ginger beer
- 3 apples, sliced
- 2 oranges, sliced
- 8 cinnamon sticks
- Cinnamon sugar, for rimming glass
Patricia Perez had barely left her house since March, but she was determined to work the voting polls in Travis County, just as she had done for years.
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