Today is the last day to register to vote.  Applicants who are not able to visit a voter registrar’s office can get an application online from the Texas Secretary of State website, complete it, and have it postmarked by October 11. Today is the postmark deadline, so if voters have it in the mail before the last […]

The Houston Area Urban League GUILD, The Alpha Nu Omega Alumni Chapter of Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc. and The Houston area chapters of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. have jointly scheduled a class for individuals to get deputized for Voters registration on July 27, 2016 at 6pm at the Houston Area Urban League office […]

Harris County Tax Assessor-Collector Mike Sullivan is announcing that newly designed voter registration certificates are in the mail and voters should review their information. “With these new changes we are putting the power to find where to vote in the palm of your hands,” said Sullivan. “Generally, the only thing that changes on the certificate […]

In order to vote in person, registered voters must present themselves at the polls with a valid form of photo identification. Harris County has 2…


via: A controversial new Texas law which requires voters to present personal identification before going to the polls, has been blocked by the Obama administration. On Monday, the Justice Department sent a letter to state officials, stating that the law could be seen as discriminatory against Hispanics and other minorities. Read More

A new study shows that church attendance is down in western  democracies but religious beliefs still influence people at the polls.  Chris Raymond, a political science at MU College of Arts & Science, did a study that says religion still has a large impact on how people vote and helps  define many of the platforms […]