Straight-Ticket Voting in Texas
Originally published Mar 28, 2015
During the 2013 session, Rep. Dan Branch carried a bill to end straight-ticket voting in Texas.
Ron Simmons, a co-author of Branch’s measure in 2013, has reintroduced his own version in 2015.
Conservative Ken Paxton defeated Branch in the Republican Party primary election for Attorney General in 2014.
A glance at Branch’s c…