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Nov. 2 Evening Newscast

Polls are open in Texas for Election Day, which features 8 amendments to the state Constitution.

  • ​Prop 6 would establish the right of long-term care facility residents to designate an essential caregiver for in-person visits. Earlier in the pandemic, family and other caregivers were restricted from visiting nursing homes.
  • Bonds proposals in Hunt County include a new Commerce Middle School building, a new Hunt County jail and sheriff's office, and Lone Oak ISD facility improvements. West Tawakoni has three council seats on today's ballots, along with a proposed freeze on property taxes for seniors. The newly incorporated city of Poetry has a sales tax proposal for street maintenance funds.