VOTE411.org is the League of Woman Voters nonpartisan voter information site. Vote411 has all your trusted League of Women Voter information about voting and elections is easy to read, easy to navigate to, and can handle voters' every need.
Voting helps your community...I Vote for candidates who support education...Voting is power!...My vote is my voice...I vote because I love my family... Elections determine leaders and policies ... Special interests take control when you don't vote ... Democracy only works if we vote ... If you don't vote, don't complain!...I vote because this is my country too...
In a primary election, citizens vote for candidates who will represent their party in the general electionIn the general election, citizens vote for candidates of any party. The general election date is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November
The Texas Governor is elected every four years (not at the presidential elections)
The Texas Senate Elections are every four years ( Not at the presidential election)
The Texas House Elections are every two years
Texas Voter Turnout in the 2016 General Election
Voter turnout at 20-year low in 2016 - That was a CNN Politics headline the Saturday after the presidential election. The journalists went on to say, "Voter turnout this year dipped to nearly its lowest point in two decades."
But was voter turnout really down dramatically? Examine the results shown below.