Your Vote Counts. Early Voting and I.D. Info.

The upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 4 will decide one of Texas’ seats in the U.S. Senate, all thirty-six of Texas’ representatives to the U.S. House, Texas Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and Attorney General, as well as many other important state, county and municipal offices.

Remember, it is now state law that in order to vote you must present one of the following approved forms of identification:

  • • Texas driver license issued by the Texas Department of Public Safetry (DPS).
  • • Texas personal identification card issued by DPS
  • • Texas concealed handgun license issued by DPS
  • • U.S. military identification card with your photograph
  • • U.S. passport
  • • Free Election Identification Certificate (EIC) issued by DPS (click here for more information).

Early Voting: Monday, October 20 – Friday, October 31, 2014. 

Harris County Early Voting Hours:

  • Mon. Oct 20 - Fri. Oct 24: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Sat. Oct 25: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Sun. Oct 26: 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Mon. Oct 27 - Fri. Oct 31: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

You can vote early at any of these five HCPL Branches:

To see all early voting locations, click here.

General Election: Tuesday, November 4, 2014

  • To see a voter-specific sample ballot, and to find your Nov. 4 polling place, click here
  • For other election information, call the Harris County Clerk Election Information Line: 713-755-6965, or visit
  • To obtain a voter registration application via email, write to:
  • HCPL encourages you to exercise your right to vote. Your vote does make a difference.