Early voting ended today (Tuesday) for the May 1 general and special elections.

Bexar Co. set a record for early turnout for a May election. As of midday today, more than 85K people had voted, breaking the previous high of 78K set in 2017.

AGRIC: Acting as a private citizen, Agriculture Comm. Sid Miller (R) filed a federal class action lawsuit arguing that a program designed to provide debt relief to farmers and ranchers of color discriminates against white farmers and ranchers, including him. The suit was filed “on behalf of farmers and ranchers in the United States who are excluded from the benefits of programs for ‘socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers’ because of their race or ethnicity.”

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