One day after Delta Air Lines issued a statement opposing a new election law in Georgia that makes it harder for people to vote, American Airlines has now publicly opposed similar legislation in Texas that, if passed, would restrict voting access in a state that saw the highest turnout in decades in the 2020 election.
In an overnight vote, the Republican-led Texas Senate advanced Senate Bill 7, which would limit early voting hours, prohibit drive-through voting and ban local election officials from proactively sending absentee ballots to eligible voters.
The bill moved speedily through the Texas Senate and now heads to the House for consideration. The state’s Republican lieutenant
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