Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst
Ending Voter Fraud
“Voter ID will help stamp out voter fraud and increase public confidence in our election process by defending our Constitution and upholding the sanctity of one person, one vote.”
- Lt. Governor David Dewhurst
Legislative Accomplishments:
  • Passed Voter ID legislation in 2011, requiring voters to present an acceptable form of photo identification when they cast their ballots
  • Supported legislation to enhance penalties for fraud in early voting by mail
  • Supported legislation to ensure Texas' compliance with the federal Help America Vote Act