Oppose SB 9 (Voter Suppression)

April 3

ACTION

Call your state senator to vote NO on SB 9. This bill would make it harder to vote in Texas by criminalizing honest mistakes in the voting process and eliminate existing hurdles to purging voter lists.

Suggested text {when calling…}:

My name is {name} and I am a constituent who lives in {town/district}. I am calling to ask you to vote NO on SB9. This bill would criminalize honest mistakes in the voting process and eliminate hurdles to purging voter lists. Please vote NO on SB 9!

Senate State Affairs Members
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UYYOOPQN8LpS4jfUcRn469hZELeGsPhWV1pS5dRvJ_g/edit?usp=sharing

Indivisible “Tell your Texas State Senator: Protect Democracy in Texas” phone number finder
https://act.indivisible.org/call/texas-protect-democracy/?fbclid=IwAR2059lYhNheY4m8rmb8emsUIbyuiWaGd6WsPX6r7x3H0Egkjmt8FZ_z-Q0

BACKGROUND

Bill details: https://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/History.aspx?LegSess=86R&Bill=SB9

Bill text: https://capitol.texas.gov/tlodocs/86R/billtext/html/SB00009S.htm

Indivisible National Call Guide: https://act.indivisible.org/call/texas-protect-democracy/?fbclid=IwAR2059lYhNheY4m8rmb8emsUIbyuiWaGd6WsPX6r7x3H0Egkjmt8FZ_z-Q0

Additional info/articles

The Texas Observer, “Civil Rights Groups Call ‘Election Integrity’ Bill a ‘Dangerous New Assault on Voting Rights in Texas’ ”  https://www.texasobserver.org/civil-rights-groups-call-election-integrity-bill-a-dangerous-new-assault-on-voting-rights-in-texas/