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You can check on whether the county has received your mail-in ballot. Here's how. You have options to make sure your vote counts even if it hasn't arrived.


Hays County Voters can now vote at ANY polling location that is open during Early Voting and on Election Day.

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If you received a mail-in ballot, you have three options: return it in person to the Hays County Elections Office; vote in person by either surrendering your mail-in ballot to be voided or voting a provisional ballot, or return your ballot through the U.S. Postal Service.


Tues., Nov 3 – General Election

• Register to vote by: Oct 5
• Early Voting: Oct 13 – Oct 30
• Mail-in ballot request rec'd by
Oct 23; Ballot rec'd by Nov 3

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California Lawsuit Blocking President’s Order Excluding Undocumented Individuals from Census Heads to the US Supreme Court

SAN FRANCISCO —Late Thursday, a federal judge ruled in City of San Jose, California v. Trump that the president’s executive order to block undocumented individuals from being counted in the U.S. Census is unconstitutional.

A federal judge ruled on Friday evening that Governor Abbott’s Oct. 1 proclamation limiting drop-off locations for mail ballots to one per county discriminated against the elderly and disabled Texans, especially in more populous counties.
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League of Women Voters of Texas & LULAC Sue Governor Abbott Over Latest Voting Proclamation
AUSTIN, TX—Today, the League of Women Voters of Texas, the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), LULAC Texas, and two individual voters filed a lawsuit against Texas Governor Abbott in response to his