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Early Voting Underway: What Voters Need to Know for the Nov. 5 Election (Update)
The Travis County Clerk's office has launched a campaign, "Keep Calm and Vote On", to educate voters on the new voter ID law.

Updated Friday, November 1 at 7:37am: Early voting ends today for the Nov. 5 election.

There are 19 early voting locations in Travis County and several mobile locations.

What's On the Ballot:

What You Need to Bring:

This is the first statewide election in Texas requiring voters to show a government-issued photo ID at the polls.

The following forms of ID will be accepted. There is a full list and answers to frequently asked questions at

  • Texas Driver’s License
  • Texas Personal ID Card
  • Texas Concealed Handgun License
  • US Military ID Card
  • US Certificate of Citizenship or Naturalization
  • US Passport
  • Election ID Certificate
Laura first joined the KUT team in April 2012. She now works for the statewide program Texas Standard as a reporter and producer. Laura came to KUT from the world of television news. She has worn many different hats as an anchor, reporter and producer at TV stations in Austin, Amarillo and Toledo, OH. Laura is a proud graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia, a triathlete and enjoys travel, film and a good beer. She enjoys spending time with her husband and pets.
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