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March 2014 Election and February 10 Forum information

Link for mobile phone users: http://www.legis.state.tx.us/mytlo/mobile/default.aspx

Democracy is hard work by local league member Nick Jimenez.

Local Election Results

Voter Information

Who Represents Me provides information about current districts and members of the Texas Senate, Texas House of Representatives, the Texas delegation to the U.S. House of Representatives, and the State Board of Education.

Vote411.org Find the facts about voting in your state at Vote411.org. Before an election, find your polling place.

Find your incumbent and more at the Nueces County Clerk's website: http://www.co.nueces.tx.us/countyclerk/elections/index.asp

Visit Texas Secretary of State Online Voter Central <https://team1.sos.state.tx.us/voterws/viw/faces/SearchSelectionVoter.jsp>

SAMPLE BALLOT: Visit http://www.co.nueces.tx.us/ select County Clerk, then Elections, click on Sample Ballot, select your precinct number (you can find it on the precinct map) OR if you'd like to look at the all-inclusive ballot, click on Master Ballot printed both in English and Spanish.

Register to Vote

Are you registered to vote? Do you want to change your party, your address, your name?

The Texas Secretary of State, VoteTexas.org, <http://www.votexas.org/register_to_vote.html>

Nueces County Voter Registrar's Office, (361) 888-0404. 901 Leopard, Corpus Christi, Texas for up to date information about local elections in Nueces County <http://www.co.nueces.tx.us/countyclerk/elections/> Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Nueces County, County Clerk <http://www.co.nueces.tx.us/countyclerk/elections/>

San Patricio County, Elections Administrator <http://www.co.san-patricio.tx.us/ips/cms/othercountyoffices/elections.html>

Kleberg County, Chief Elections Official <http://www.co.kleberg.tx.us/ips/cms/Elections/>

2013 Constitutional Amendments Voters Guide

Elections 2012

Local Election Results

State and Local Voters Guides On-Line and at local libraries, City Hall, County Courthouse, YWCA, Half Price Books.

Read the comments of local league member Nick Jimenez Sept 23 column Democracy is hard work

Early voting starts October 22. (OCTOBER 9 was THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE.)

Candidates Forum - Elections 2012

Location: Corpus Christi City Council Chambers Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m. Sponsors: League of Women Voters of Corpus Christi (LWV-CC) & Leadership Corpus Christi Alumni Group (LCCA)

Candidate Forum One Monday, September 24 State Senator District 20 State Representative District 34 13th Court of Appeals Place 2, 4, 5 28th District Court 214th District Court 347th District Court County Commissioner Precinct 1 County Commissioner Precinct 3 City Council At Large Mayor of Corpus Christi

Candidate Forum Two Wednesday, October 17 US Representative District 27 City Council District Candidates State Board of Education Del Mar Regents County Court at Law #3 District Attorney Nueces County Tax Assessor-Collector Nueces County Sheriff

Forum Replays-Elections 2012

Re-broadcast of Candidates Forum I held on Monday, September 24: Saturday, September 29, Wednesday, October 3, and Saturday, October 6: All replays at 6:00 p.m. These replays can be viewed on cable box channel 20 (Grande) or digital ready television 41.2 and 82.2 (Time Warner). This link will take you to a full-length video of the event http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6olFUq9cPqE&list=UU_L8LnOEkWf2JoszFNWdbcg&index=1&feature=plcp Read about it in the Sept 25 Caller Times

(Note: The City is already working with AT&T to get PEG [Public Education Government] operational on AT&T on channel 99, but it will most likely not be done in time for either forum replay.)