Hope Andrade http://tpr.org en Governor Perry Appoints San Antonio Attorney As 108th Secretary Of State http://tpr.org/post/governor-perry-appoints-san-antonio-attorney-108th-secretary-state <p></p><p>Today the governor announced his appointment of San Antonio attorney John Steen as the new <a href="http://www.sos.state.tx.us/" target="_blank">Texas Secretary of State</a>, days after former Secretary Hope Andrade suddenly announced her resignation last week.</p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 01:36:00 +0000 Joey Palacios 2432 at http://tpr.org Governor Perry Appoints San Antonio Attorney As 108th Secretary Of State U.S. Rep. Charlie Gonzalez Making Sure Election Supervisors Don't Turn Voters Away http://tpr.org/post/us-rep-charlie-gonzalez-making-sure-election-supervisors-dont-turn-voters-away <p></p><p><a href="http://www.gonzalez.house.gov/" target="_blank">Congressman Charlie Gonzalez</a> is reminding voters and election workers that picture IDs are not required to cast a ballot in Texas. He spoke to Texas Secretary of State Hope Andrade about reinforcing the message that Texas has no Voter ID law.&nbsp;</p><p>Congressman Gonzalez was upset last week to read that a Dallas Morning News columnist was asked for a driver’s license when he presented a utility bill at the polling station.</p> Sat, 03 Nov 2012 15:27:45 +0000 Eileen Pace 1266 at http://tpr.org U.S. Rep. Charlie Gonzalez Making Sure Election Supervisors Don't Turn Voters Away Texas Secretary of State Addresses Election Observer Concerns http://tpr.org/post/texas-secretary-state-addresses-election-observer-concerns <p></p><p>As the first five days of early voting came to a close, <a href="http://www.sos.state.tx.us/" target="_blank">Texas Secretary of State Hope Andrade</a> visited election sites across the state to praise the high turnout during early voting. &nbsp;Andrade stopped in Bexar County on Friday as election monitors from Europe are being threatened by the state's attorney general.</p><p>The two election observers visiting the state are from the <a href="http://www.osce.org/" target="_blank">Organization for Security and Co-operation</a> in Europe.</p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 15:36:14 +0000 Joey Palacios 1019 at http://tpr.org Texas Secretary of State Addresses Election Observer Concerns