Common Cause wants to

Protect Texans' right to vote

David Whitley, currently serving as the Secretary of State of Texas, must be removed from office.

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"In just two short months on the job, Secretary of State David Whitley has raised serious doubts about his fitness for office with a…Read More

Editorial: Whitley is not the right fit for Texas secretary of state

Austin American-Statesman
In just two short months on the job, Secretary of State David Whitley has raised serious doubts about his fitness for office with a bungled attempt to identify noncitizens on Texas voter rolls. The effort, which erroneously pulled in the names of at least 20,000 legitimate voters, sparked three legal challenges and recklessly stoked fears about an…Read More