During this year’s legislative session, Senate Bill 7 was introduced as the Republicans’ first-time voting bill. The bill included provisions limiting early voting hours, increasing postal voting restrictions, and limiting local voting options such as drive-thru voting.
Join the Texas Tribune at noon on Tuesday, June 29 for a conversation with State Representatives Nicole Collier, D-Fort Worth, and Jessica González, D-Dallas, regarding the future of Texans voting rights. Alexa Ura of The Tribune will be moderated. This conversation will be available for streaming on demand shortly after it airs.
Join the conversation here.
Collier has represented House District 95 since 2013. She is chair of the House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee. She also sits on the House Public Health Committee and chairs the Texas Legislative Black Caucus. Collier is a partner at West & Associates law firm in Fort Worth.
González is serving her second term as District Representative for House 104. She is Vice Chair of the House Committee on Elections, member of the House Committee on Insurance, Vice Chair of the Texas House LGBTQ Caucus and Vice – Chair of the Human and Civil Rights Working Group of the Hispanic National Caucus of State Legislators. González practices personal injury law in his firm, Gandara & González.
This conversation will be webcast live from Noon Central on Tuesday, June 29, here and on our social media.
This conversation is presented by Lone Star College and Texas State Technical College.
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