Lone Star Reports

Dems Detail Partisanship and Voting Rights Failures in Republican Brief

Overview

Overview of New Map

  • A three-judge panel just released the remedial map correcting the unconstitutional redistricting in South Texas.

Today, a three-judge panel of the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the decision of U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks and ruled in favor of the Texas Democratic Party on the DeLay ballot challenge.

The Jackson plaintiffs, which include the Democratic Congressional interveners, filed a remedial redistricting plan and brief today in the Texas redistricting case. The plan meets all the requirements set forth in the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision.

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Recent Reports

Phony emails intended to harm lead candidate Chris Turner, with a twist

Campaign activity and recent endorsements in new Tarrant County State House District 101 make it clear that Chris Turner has emerged as the lead candidate.

But, Abbott refuses to acknowledge the incompetence of his office or the dumb luck that averted risk of identity theft

Yesterday, the Lone Star Project detailed how lawyers working for Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott bungled a data transfer with opposing legal counsel in the Texas Voter Photo ID litigation by turning over millions of Texas Social Security numbers, thus creating the potential for misuse, abuse and identify theft.

AG releases file containing over 6 million Texas SS numbers. Misuse avoided only by vigilance of opposing counsel.

A legal brief filed by opponents of the Texas Voter Photo ID law reveals that Attorney General Greg Abbott exposed millions of Texas voters’ full Social Security numbers to possible theft and abuse.

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