The complaints came from Kashmere Gardens, Moody Park, Sunnyside and other predominantly minority neighborhoods. The complaints included poll watchers "hovering over" voters, "getting into election workers' faces" and blocking or disrupting lines of voters waiting to cast their ballots. -- Terry O'Rourke, First Assistant Harris County AttorneyTrue the Vote, a group associated with the Tea Party and going by the moniker King Street Patriots, promised before the election that they would be on hand to
The right to vote is precious and shouldn't be taken lightly - and neither should the efforts of those attempting to prevent citizens from exercising their civic duty.
"Voter intimidation complaints get second look," KTRK-13 (Oct. 19, 2010)