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Congressman Joaquin Castro

Representing the 20th District of Texas

Castro Statement on Texas Voter ID Law Ruling

Aug 23, 2017
Press Release

San Antonio, TX – Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) issued the following statement after a federal judge struck down Texas’ voter ID law:

"Once again, a federal court has found Texas' voter ID law to be discriminatory and in violation of the Voting Rights Act. Republican state leaders' transparent efforts to make it harder and less likely that some Texans will vote are disgraceful."