(ALEXANDRIA, VA.) – September 18, 2018: The Public Interest Legal Foundation (PILF) today commended Texas’ “final victory” after extensive voter ID litigation.
“Texas voters can finally rest assured their ballots will be waiting only for them on Election Day,” PILF President and General Counsel J. Christian Adams said. “While the Office of the Texas Attorney General ably handled this case to protect against classic fraud, it also helped harden defenses against external influences and threats to our elections. The ‘safety net’ memorialized in Senate Bill 5 also provides a useful example that other states can and should follow to help voters in need.
“Well-funded interest groups against voter ID should take note: rather than working to weaken our systems, expend your resources to actually help people cast ballots,” Adams added.
Read more about the Texas voter ID case, here.
Public Interest Legal Foundation (PILF) is a 501(c)(3) public interest law firm dedicated to election integrity. The Foundation exists to assist states and others to aid the cause of election integrity and fight against lawlessness in American elections. Drawing on numerous experts in the field, PILF seeks to protect the right to vote and preserve the Constitutional framework of American elections.