Make sure you're registered to vote in the November general election. There's a lot at stake. In addition, Texas physicians have a chance to add to the number of physicians in the Texas Legislature.
Here's the 2012 election calendar:
Last day to register to vote – Oct. 9
First day of early voting – Oct. 22
Last day to apply for ballot by mail – Oct. 30
Last day of early voting – Nov. 2
Election Day – Nov. 6
Action, Sept. 17, 2012