An informed citizenry is necessary for a well-functioning republic. As Texans head to the polls this November, it is important that they understand the eight constitutional amendments up for a vote.

Key points:

  • On November 2, 2021, Texans will vote on eight constitutional amendments covering a wide array of issues.
  • The proposed amendments will ask voters to consider changes to tax policy, infrastructure funding, officeholder restrictions, and more.
  • An amendment only becomes part of the Texas Constitution if a simple majority votes in favor of the proposition.
  • Since its adoption in 1876, the Texas Constitution has been amended 507 times.