Fighting Voter Fraud
Voter fraud is a serious problem threatening the integrity of our democratic process. Ted Cruz has successfully defended laws requiring voters to show identification and other voter fraud prevention laws that are vital to preserve the integrity of our elections.
- Authored an amicus brief on behalf of 8 states in Crawford v. Marion County Election Board, defending the Indiana photo-ID law and winning 6-3 before the U.S. Supreme Court;
- Defended a lawsuit brought by the Texas Democratic Party seeking to prevent the enforcement of the Texas voter fraud laws, and successfully won a unanimous reversal from the federal court of appeals of the district court’s injunction against the continued enforcement of voter fraud laws;