Hays County

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

Recognition of Election Judges and Clerks event announcement
Event Date: 
Feb 21 2019 - 4:00pm
Event location: 

Hays County Government Center

In order to recognize the extraordinary work of Hays County Election Judges and Clerks in an unusually busy election cycle (with a large increase in voter registrations to process), the League of Women Voters of Hays County and Hays County E

Image-word cloud-on diversity, equity, and inclusion
Event Date: 
Feb 16 2019 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Sententia Vera Cultural Hub

Expanding Voter Participation in Hays County

Program I in a series of three presented by the League of Women Voters—Hays County

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.

Press Mention

Amid allegations that Hays County has suppressed the college student vote, a civil rights group is threatening to sue.

By Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune

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.