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About the Office in spotlight on

September 6, 2012
Contact: Rich Parsons or Alicia Pierce
512/ 463-5770

AUSTIN, TX – is in this month’s government spotlight on, the state’s official website and online portal. is the official online source for voting information in Texas. It is powered by the Office of the Secretary of State.

“I am thrilled is’s featured website this month,” said Texas Secretary of State Hope Andrade. “This partnership helps get the word out about and all the resources we have to help voters make their mark on Texas and couldn’t come at a better time as Texans prepare for the fall election.”

Texans can visit to see if they are registered to vote, download a voter registration application, and find answers to frequently asked questions about voting. They can also find updates about upcoming elections and even remind friends and family to vote.

The September government spotlight is timed to reach users in time to register for the upcoming November elections. The last day to register to vote for the November election is October 9.