Your vote matters and is important! Every vote counts. The next national election is on Tuesday, November 6th, 2018. It is a very important election for Texas- it’s when we will be voting for our next Senator and Governor, among many other positions. The last day to register to vote in Texas is Tuesday, October 9th, … More Register to Vote!
No matter what side of the political spectrum you are on, or your opinion about whether or not “fake news” influenced the results of the presidential election, the fact is that for the past several months, fake online news stories have become widespread (see here, here, here, and here to learn more). Many, but not all, of these fake … More Information Literacy: Identifying Fake News Online
Unless you are living under a rock, you probably know that this week is the Republican National Convention, and next week is the Democratic National Convention. A party convention is where each state’s delegates vote among all of their party’s candidates that ran in the primary. The winner is the party’s official nominee for the … More Ain’t No Party Like a… Political Party Convention?*
If you watch or read the news at all, you are probably aware of how we have officially entered the presidential election primary season. This is when each party chooses its presidential candidates, who will then run against each other in the general election. A calendar of primary election dates and results for all states … More The Texas Primary Election