Chief election officer encourages Texans to register before deadline

Chief election officer encourages Texans to register before deadline

CAPITAL HIGHLIGHTS

Texas Secretary of State Ruth Hughs invited eligible Texans to celebrate and participate in National Voter Registration Day — the fourth Tuesday in September — by ensuring they are registered to vote before the Oct. 7 registration deadline.

Hughs, the state’s chief election officer, issued a final call to action to voters, community leaders and elected officials to encourage their fellow Texans to register and prepare to vote in the upcoming Nov. 5 election.

“An active and engaged citizenry plays an essential role in ensuring the continued wellbeing of our democracy,” Hughs said.

The number of registered voters in Texas stood at 15,823,406 in September. For more information on voting in Texas, visit www.votetexas.govn back to a safe condition.

 

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Rate this article: 
No votes yet