Houston Chronicle: State defense of voting laws costs $8 million and counting


"That $8 million is already an enormous waste of taxpayer money in Texas," said Gerry Hebert, a prominent election lawyer involved in redistricting and voter ID lawsuits against the state. "As long as Texas continues to be dominated by state officials who are intent on suppressing minority voters, there will be more litigation."

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