If you are unsure where to vote, the Dallas County Elections page has a list of all locations according to the precinct assigned to your neighborhood. Your voter registration card contains your precinct number. It is important to note, unlike early voting when you can go to any poll, today you can only vote at your assigned location.
The polls are now open and you can vote anytime up to 7 p.m.
While the courts have struck down the Texas voter ID laws, you do still have to show some form of identification.
Here is a list of the acceptable forms of voter ID:
- Texas driver license issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
- Texas Election Identification Certificate issued by DPS
- Texas personal identification card issued by DPS
- Texas handgun license issued by DPS
- United States military identification card containing the person’s photograph
- United States citizenship certificate containing the person’s photograph or
With the exception of the U.S. citizenship certificate, the identification must be current or have expired no more than 4 years before being presented for voter qualification at the polling place.
Here is a list of the supporting forms of ID that can be presented if the voter cannot obtain, and has a reasonable impediment or difficulty to obtaining one of the forms of acceptable photo ID:
- Valid voter registration certificate
- Certified birth certificate (must be an original)
- Copy of or original current utility bill
- Copy of or original bank statement
- Copy of or original government check
- Copy of or original paycheck
- Copy of or original government document with your name and an address (original required if it contains a photograph)
After presenting a supporting form of ID, the voter must execute a Reasonable Impediment Declaration.