Voting in the special election to replace Texas Senator Carlos Uresti (Democrat, Senate District 19) has begun. In Brewster County, early voting is open at the Beard Office Complex in Alpine July 16-27 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
In Marathon, early voting at the Marathon Community Center will be on July 17 between 11:00 AM and 4:00 PM.
In Big Bend National Park, early voting will be at Panther Junction on July 18 between 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM.
In Terlingua/Study Butte, early voting will be at the Pattillo Community Center on July 19 between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM.
Aside from early voting, Voting Day is July 31 and polls will be open in Alpine from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
Senator Carlos Uresti D-19, resigned from office on June 21 after being convicted on 11 felony counts for fraud and money laundering. Uresti was sentenced to 12 years in prison and has appealed that conviction.