Early voting is set to begin on Monday, Oct. 22 for the November elections, but before voters can hit the polls, they must be registered to vote.
The last day to register to vote is Tuesday, Oct. 9.
There is a simple process to register. If you are eligible to vote, you can pick up a a voter registration application at your local elections office or online at VoteTexas.gov. If you use the application online, be sure to print and submit it to your local elections office.
According to VoteTexas.org, you are eligible to vote if,
You are a United States citizen; You are a resident of the county where you submit the application; You are at least 17 years and 10 months old, and you are 18 years of age on Election Day. You are not a convicted felon (you may be eligible to vote if you have completed your sentence, probation, and parole); and You have not been declared by a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be either totally mentally incapacitated or partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote. Early voting ends Friday, Nov. 2.