The agency says that the new Republican-drawn maps dilute Latinx people’s voting power in the state.
The actor’s decision leaves Democrat Beto O’Rourke and Republican Gov. Greg Abbott as the main candidates in the race.
Several parents praised the announcement of the investigation into Carroll Independent Schools in Southlake, Texas.
Enbridge is eyeing ways to streamline and expand the delivery of Canadian tar sands to the Gulf Coast for export.
The challenge comes as Abbott is facing low ratings, having led the state down a far right path over the past year.
A Texas plant emits as much lung-damaging sulfur dioxide as it did before the Clean Air Act was passed 51 years ago.
The Supreme Court ruled in 1869 that no state has the right to secede from the Union.
The law makes it harder for people of color, non-English speakers and Texas residents with disabilities to vote.
Beto O’Rourke has yet to declare his candidacy, but it’s widely expected he’ll be running for governor next year.
The law “is clearly unconstitutional under longstanding Supreme Court precedent,” Attorney General Merrick Garland said.