Hays County

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Photo of presenters and audience Supporting Fair and Just Voting program

Turnout for program Supporting Fair and Just Voting

Proposals in the Texas Legislature and voter suppression were among the topics of interest.

Two LWV Hays County members check bid sheets during silent auction

Checking silent auction bid sheets

Dorothy Knight and Jan Rudnicki check silent auction bids during 31st Annual Texas Wine and Beer Tasting

photo of Teresa Carbajal Ravet of Team DS presenting on expanding voter participation

Teresa with Team DS presents program to League members

Educating League members on Expanding Voter Participation

Texas State University students wait for polls to open on Election Day

Texas State University students wait for polls to open on Election Day

At the LBJ Student Center, November 6, 6:30 a.m.

Registering voters at Texas State University's Honors College

Voter registration at Texas State University's Honors College

Registering voters and writing letters

Participants in a joint deputy voter registration training for Travis and Hays counties.

Joint deputy voter registrar training

Hays and Travis county LWV members participate in joint deputy voter registrar training.

Texas State students in line to vote.

Texas State University students faced barriers to voting – until LWV Hays County intervened.

Texas State students faced long lines and limited hours to vote.

Hays County

We envision a democracy where every person has the desire, the right, the knowledge and the confidence to participate. The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Making Democracy Work

photo-Hays County Commissioners recognize election judges, clerks, and poll-workers
Press Release

Election workers make voting possible

News

 By Grace Chimene,  Feb. 27, 2019 Reprinted with permission from The Texas Tribune's TribTalk,

DSISD School Board Candidates Forum poster for April 6th event
Event Date: 
Apr 6 2019 - 10:30am
Event location: 

Sententia Vera Cultural Hub

The Dripping Springs team of the League of Women Voters of Hays County will host a forum for candidates running for Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees.

Texas Tribune photo showing voters voting
News

The ACLU and others are asking a federal court to block counties from sending notices requiring certain voters to prove their citizenship.

photo of Texas voters in the process of voting.
News

Thirteen groups issued the warning, and some are considering suing the state.

Texas State students wait in line to vote during early voting.
Press Release

 

The on-campus polling location will be open for two days next week in addition to Election Day. The county also added two more polling locations in San Marcos, Texas.