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Audit of 2020 and 2022 Elections by Secretary of State Will Focus on Harris County, Texas

In case you don’t remember, Senate Bill 1, swept in some significant challenges to the Texas Elections Code when it finally got passed last year. So, as required by law, under SB1, four counties have been randomly selected to be audited following the Tuesday, November 8, 2022, Midterm Elections. Among the counties designated, is Harris County, Texas, the most populous county in the Lone Star State. All total, two of the counties selected are considered to be “DEMOCRATIC LEANING COUNTIES” and the other two selected are “REPUBLICAN LEANING COUNTIES” from what it looks like.

According to recently reviewed data, Harris County, Texas is estimated to be 55% Democratic, and Cameron County is 61% Democratic. The two other counties selected for the random audit are Eastland County which happens to be 88% Republican and Guadalupe which happens to be ...