Two Galveston figures of note are among Donald Trump's dream for a monument to American heroes.
Galveston County's congressman has been among the leaders who protested and sought to block certification of electoral college votes.
Galveston County District Court Judge Lonnie Cox this month received a written warning from the State Commission on Judicial Conduct over public comments he made during this year’s Republican primary election.
U.S. Rep. Randy Weber joined other reps to criticize Attorney General William Barr for not doing enough to investigate voter fraud.
In topographical terms, local results of the 2020 election in Galveston County would be a sea of deep red surrounding a blue peninsula and some small blue islands.
While more people voted, the balance of power in the county remained about the same as it has been in recent elections: with Republicans in a strong position to stay in power.
La Marque City Councilwoman Casey McAuliffe pushed back against criticism about organizing a Drag Queen Story Time event in Galveston.
Expect to spend more than a little while in the voting booth this year. Some voters will be able to cast votes on nearly 50 different races and propositions on Election Day.