Engaging and expanding the electorate across generations to register voters, get out the vote and challenging the barriers that have historically and systemically blocked our access to civic participations, especially among marginalized communities.
Houston in Action members are coordinating make voter registration, turnout, and access for Houston-area eligible voters fair and equitable.
Learn more about becoming an election worker through the Harris County Clerk’s office
Volunteer with Texas Civil Rights Project to protect voters and the integrity of area elections
Sign up through Texas Civil Rights Project and coalition partners to be a paid Poll Worker
Become legal volunteers for the hotline or command center
Drive from polling location to polling location as Roving Poll Monitors with TCRP
Get trained to monitor social media for voting problems, and then fix them in real time. Sign up as a Virtual Poll Monitor
TCRP legal team is producing a Voting Rights 101 and a 201 training that we will be providing by request.
Texas Civil Rights Project and MOVE Texas have put together talking points and messaging guidance for Vote-By-Mail.
How do I check to see if I’m registered to vote?
Where can I vote early or on November 3?
Check out the interactive map below from harrisvotes.com:
I have questions about voting from home, or vote-by-mail, where should I look for more information?
Download the Harris County Clerk’s Frequently Asked Questions About Voting by Mail pdf.
How do I request a mail-in ballot?
Am I eligible to vote by mail?
What do I need to be able to cast a regular ballot? (provided by VoterRiders)
Any of the following documents are valid:
What assistance is available for voter ID questions?
Who can I call about voting or ballot questions, or to see if my ballot was received?
Do I have the right to vote if I have a felony conviction?
Who can I call if I have questions about voting in my County?
Last Day to Register to Vote
Monday, October 5, 2020
First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked)
Friday, October 23, 2020
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance
Friday, October 30, 2020
Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m.
General Election Day
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
The following Houston in Action members and partners have been funded and trained for Census activities