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Voter I.D. Law Confused Texans

Mark P. Jones

Voter I.D. Law Confused Texans.

Confusion over the Texas' voter I.D. law may have kept some people from casting a ballot in the 2016 elections, even though most could have complied, according to a study authored by political science fellow Mark Jones with experts from the University of Houston Hobby School of Public Affairs. Latino voters were affected most significantly.

Click here for a PDF of the full study. 

Click here for a post on the Washington Post Monkey Cage blog summarizing the study.

Click here for a Houston Chronicle op-ed on the study (subscription required).