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University Democrats urge students to join political fight

September 23, 2016

Editor's note: This piece is a part of the Daily Texan Forum featuring the campus political organizations involved in Student Government's political debate, moderated by The Daily Texan. The debate...


Forum: Believe your opinions should matter, register to vote

October 15, 2015

If you’ve never voted before, or even if you have, the process can seem daunting. When do I vote? What is going to be on the ballot? Am I able to vote? And these questions aren’t unwarranted....

HB 733 would make voting more accessible to UT students

May 4, 2015

In 2011, Texas implemented legislation that required a registered citizen to bring one of seven forms of photo ID to the polls in order to vote. It is estimated that this requirement could prevent 600,000...