Voting provides citizens with a chance to participate in selecting a government that represents their interests. Not everyone is eligible to vote, however. Across the country, there are certain requirements that must be met before someone can register to vote. In Texas, those requirements include the following:
1. The person must be a United States citizen. Typically, this means that you either need to have been born in the United States or to have had parents who were citizens of the US at the time of your birth. Otherwise, you will either need to apply for naturalization or to apply for acquired citizenship. You can learn more about this process on the website of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services.
2. The person must be a resident of Texas...Read More