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Wednesday, 27 June 2018

June 27, 2018

National News: Senate Intel panel moves to improve election security

Alabama: This group helps felons in Alabama regain their voting rights

Arizona: Early voting continues to grow in popularity

Arkansas: County to pursue voting centers | Election hardware arrives in county

Colorado: Ballot snafu to delay primary results | 'Pick one side or the other': Secretary of state talks about historic primary election | Parking lot polling | Independents may now vote in primaries, but some of their votes might not count

Connecticut: Legislature fails to override vetoes

Florida: Mass mailing causes voter confusion

Hawaii: Why Hawaii doesn't publish an official voters' guide

Illinois: Local teens determined to register more young voters | Clerk: Cook Co.'s methods of maintaining voter rolls better than SCOTUS-approved Ohio purge

Indiana: Indiana officials still working to put in request for federal election security funds

Kansas: Secretary of state candidate wants to audit elections | ACLU offering Kansans advice on voting rights

Kentucky: State seeking to verify voter rolls

Louisiana: Former Sen. AG Crowe announces bid for secretary of state

Maryland: Hampden polling location experiencing issues on election day | Primary election running smooth in Caroline | Voter registration snafu sows confusion in primary | Federal, local officials in Annapolis address election security | Latest: Officials have no reports of registration snafu issues | Maryland voters encounter early issues at polls | Computer glitch could impact MoCo election results | Power outages, delays reported at polls | Ballot snafu offers lessons in how to respond to an election hack | Officials blame programming error | Some changes to polling places in city, county | Polling location moved in Baltimore due to fleas and mice | With big increase in provisional ballots, some election results could hang in the balance | Essex voting location changed due to power failure | Voting extended at three precincts in Baltimore | Some election day issues reported, some cause reporting delays | Talbot Co. has highest early voting turnout in state

Michigan: GOP secretary of state candidates converge in Holland

Minnesota: Crow Wing Co. voters to see new equipment | Officials expect busy early voting period | Charter panel opts against ranked-choice voting, for now

Mississippi: Voter turnout low for run-off elections

New York: Voters reporting closed poll sites, other primary day confusion

North Carolina: Voter ID constitutional amendment clears House | Board picks equipment, but voting sites undecided | Lawmakers, opponents weigh in on voter ID | House backs new elections board, appointments amendment

North Dakota: Early voting drives some turnout in primary

Ohio: New Butler Co. elections director focuses on updating voting machines | Voter registration ordinance receives support from Toledoans, council members | DHS working to make Ohio elections more secure

Oklahoma: Multiple polling places delayed in Tulsa Co. | Voters report having to ask for ballots containing state question | Payne Co. BOE addresses complaints about access to state question | Problems reported at some Tulsa Co. polling places | Ballots cast in car trunks as polling location is late to open | Election official acknowledges hiccups, but says no widespread problems with state question ballots | Ballot mix-up cases delay at Tulsa polling place

South Carolina: SC precincts unaffected by outages | Power outage has voters in Donalds casting paper ballots | Turnout slow, but steady | State election officials: No major voting problems at polls | Greenville polling place changed to meet ADA requirements

South Dakota: Butte Co. recount finds ballot discrepancies

Tennessee: Commission secure equipment ahead of August election

Texas: 1 arrest, 3 charged in connection with state voter fraud investigation | Authorities uncover new case of voter fraud in the Valley | Three arrested in Hidalgo runoff voter fraud investigation | Judge orders new election in Kleberg Co. | Officials rage against 'crazy' special election | County commissioners OK agreements for elections

Utah: New study suggests Utah's vote-by-mail voting boosts turnout among millennials | Some 17-year-olds can vote in this primary | New filing in federal court asserts San Juan Co. failed to make changes | Record turnout in Iron Co. primary, clerk says

Virginia: Court strikes down Va. House districts as racial gerrymandering

West Virginia: Mayoral race ends in tie, special election set for July

Wisconsin: Overseas voters may now receive ballots electronically

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

June 26, 2018

National News: State using election security grants for new voting machines that won't be ready for 2018 | Maine tried a new way of voting. Will other states follow? | Tech giants met with US intelligence officials over midterm elections | Congress frets over lack of election threat info

Alabama: Is collecting absentee ballots illegal?

California: 9th Circuit: Judge properly declined to block state's vote-by-mail law

Colorado: How mail-in ballots work | Record voter turnout for primary election in El Paso Co.

Connecticut: After 3 failed primaries, 4th should do trick in Bridgeport's beleaguered 133rd | Community leaders vote to revive town polling place

Florida: Elections staff designated with MFCEP credentials

Hawaii: Absentee ballots mailed to voters affected by Kilauea

Idaho: Secretary of state's election system upgrade gets a boost, lawmakers told

Illinois: Social media will be Illinois' first line of election hacking defense

Indiana: Indiana may need millions of dollars to prevent election hacking

Kansas: 'It takes five minutes or less.' Court ruling means new Kansas voters sign up easily | Kobach's successors will likely sort after-effects of ruling | Kobach asks for new hearing in local effort to summon grand jury to investigate his office

Louisiana: La. slows down process to replace state's old voting machines

Maine: What Maine learned from its first ranked-choice election

Maryland: After voter records flub, what Md. voters need to know about casting provisional ballots | No ballots mailed for some voters with address changes | Voter registration snafu affects four times as many voters as initially announced | Few Calvert voters affected by registration snafu | What is a provisional ballot? | Officials announce emergency polling place move in Baltimore Co.

Missouri: Boone Co. to spend up to $1M to replace voting machines

New Jersey: Senate passes online voter registration bill

New Mexico: Bernalillo Co. plans to use mobile polling station in November

New York: Only in New York, where primary day comes twice a year

North Carolina: Lawmakers finalizing talks on proposed voter ID bill | Lawmakers seek amendment to settle elections board court fight | Cooper vetoes early voting bill | Changes coming to early voting

Ohio: Toledo's utilities department, municipal court could soon offer voter registration | Congressional candidate claims ballot-box fraud, asks Supreme Court to intervene | Trinity Church out as polling place

Oklahoma: Oklahoma SBOE offering tips, reminders for voters | Voters upset with email from Tulsa Co. election board vice chairman | Tulsa Co. election board prepares for high voter turnout

South Carolina: Polling places prepare for runoff elections | York Co. voters reassigned voting precinct due to construction | Richmond Co. polling location moved for runoff election | New Darlington Co. voter registration building coming in handy

Texas: Supreme Court upholds Texas voting maps that were called discriminatory

U.S. Virgin Islands: Unified elections board votes to split into committees

Monday, 25 June 2018

June 23-25, 2018

National News: How voting laws have changed since 2016

Alabama: Seven ways Alabama has made it harder to vote

Alaska: Jeremy Johnson: Eagerly awaiting election day, every day

Arizona: Voter registration drive aims to sign up underrepresented groups

Arkansas: Voting machine upgrades cause issues between county, state

California: In two years, how you vote in LA Co. will change | Yolo election officials say voter turnout did increase

Colorado: Don't say CO election officials aren't trying to prevent voting errors

Connecticut: Lawmakers weigh whether to override any vetoes | Manchester leaders favor polling place revival after complaints

Florida: Clay Co. SOE office seeks bilingual workers for upcoming elections | Hundreds attend forum to restore felon voting rights | Collier Co. announces precinct changes

Georgia: Fulton parents raise safety concerns with polling places in schools

Hawaii: Hanabusa calls for protection of Puna voters | Closed voting sites and early absentee ballots raise concerns in Puna

Illinois: Illinois finalizes plans to prevent another Russian hack

Kansas: Federal court ruling makes it easier to vote in Kansas | Secretary of state candidates divided on voter registration lawsuit | Gubernatorial candidate calls for end of Crosscheck

Kentucky: Grimes to send postcard to no-show registered voters asking for address check

Louisiana: Delay to choose company to replace Louisiana voting machines

Maine: Ranked-choice voting fans hope Maine's experiment pays off | Historic ranked-choice vote may have changed perceptions, but not outcomes | Lessons learned, cost of ranked-choice voting

Maryland: Some address changes, party changes not processed | Party, address changes for more than 18K voters weren't recorded | Panel to hold hearing on voter registration error | Early voting up 56 percent over 2014

Massachusetts: In bid for 7th term, Galvin clarifies history of support for same-day registration

Michigan: Michigan upgrades election security for 2018 | Cost to keep Ottawa Co. voting will be spread among local municipalities | Secretary of state candidate Jocelyn Benson talks election security

Minnesota: Interest in ranked-choice voting surges

Missouri: St. Louis to be site of election security summit

Nevada: New voting equipment survives first test | Nye Co. candidate wants recount

New York: One polling place per township on Tuesday

North Carolina: Republicans want lawmakers, not governor to decide who oversees elections | New law will likely result in Forsyth trimming list of early voting sites

South Carolina: Voting machine vendor treated SC election official, others to expensive trips

South Dakota: Auditor candidates differ on election night approaches

Texas: Salvadoran immigrant indicted for voter fraud in Texas

U.S. Virgin Islands: Unified elections board names officers, then divides into districts

Utah: After lawsuits, watchdog groups to monitor San Juan Co. elections | Impromptu voting locations being arranged due to undelivered ballots

Vermont: Secretary of state discusses election security testimony

Virginia: Tazewell advancing plan to consolidate several voting precincts | Henry Co. voters reassigned after precinct problem

Wisconsin: State, DOJ reach agreement ensuring electronic absentee ballots | City will consider moving polling locations out of schools

Friday, 22 June 2018

June 22, 2018

National News: Voting machine vendor treated election officials to trips to Vegas, elsewhere | New election security bill introduced | Senate election security bill picks up momentum after stalling | State election officials stress the importance of paper trails | Officials at odds over real, perceived threats to state voting systems | Federal funds, expertise helping secure local elections | States need more money to secure the vote. Congress is unlikely to send it by November

Alaska: Elections Division: No vote by mail for Anchorage in state elections

California: Bill would give free postage for mail ballots |

Colorado: Elections office reaching out to voters | Unaffiliated voter situation improves in Pueblo Co. | Hundreds of unaffiliated voters in Arapahoe Co. have voted incorrectly in primary | La Plata Co. clerk's office says thank U to firefighters

Delaware: Same-day registration and early voting pass Delaware House

Florida: Voter experience should be focus for Duval elections advisory panel, councilman says | League seeks court order to allow early voting on campus | Court urged to reject state rights restoration process | Hillsborough voters to decide on nonpartisan elections | PBC voters, beware: Your polling place may have changed

Georgia: Invisible barriers for disabled people in Augusta

Illinois: Kane Co. clerk feels pressure of meeting needs of Aurora voters

Indiana: County to adjust security guidelines for elections

Kansas: Ruling affects 109 voters in county

Kentucky: Reducing number of precincts saved county $2600 in workers

Maine: Ranked-choice voting fans hope Maine's experiment pays off | Maine secretary of state calls ranked-choice voting a success | Wiscasset absentee ballots sent to state without vote night tally

Maryland: Voters cast record number of ballots as early voting wraps up | As early voting concludes in Carroll, election volunteers lead the way

Massachusetts: Write-in workshops planned for 'unique, not unusual' primary

Michigan: State funds will allow for security upgrades for elections

Minnesota: Kaardal urges special session after polling place apparel ruling

Mississippi: Secretary of state pleads with public to vote in runoff

New York: Voters who wear candidates' names in polling places will be asked to cover them up

North Carolina: Thwarted before, NC GOP wants photo ID mandate | Photo ID mandated headed to House panel debate | Efforts to revise ID bill fail

Ohio: Biden endorses Clyde for secretary of state | Weber is new election board member

Oklahoma: Oklahoma man's mistake kept him from early voting

Pennsylvania: New voting machines on the horizon for Westmoreland Co.

South Carolina: New election ordered for some voters in Florence

South Dakota: Despite a snafu, counties sticking with vote centers

Tennessee: Voting machine inspection dates announced | Officials: Cybersecurity program will help protect Rhea elections

Utah: DHS scanning Utah's voting system for weak spots

Wisconsin: Wisconsin reverses ban on some overseas absentee ballots

Thursday, 21 June 2018

June 21, 2018

National News: States seek more money to secure elections | $150M in federal funds for election security is already out the door | Obama's lack of response may have emboldened Russia election meddling: former officials | Senate Intel hearing today could alter Russia investigation report

Arkansas: Johnson Co. buys new voting equipment

California: California secretary of state comments on proof-of-citizenship ruling | LA County selects IBM Security Services to review voter roster error | Voter's Choice Act Update: Madera Co. certified its vote Tuesday; Nevada Co. looking to certify Thursday or Friday | Judge rules SLO elections office may process mismatched signature ballots | Endless tally: Sac voter participation takes off, while results take forever | Election officials on Koreatown Neighborhood Council Election: 'We have not seen anything like this before'

Delaware: Delaware may award voting machine contract before releasing bid info

Idaho: Secretary of state's office to update elections software

Illinois: Aurora election commission officially closed

Iowa: Secretary Pate joins national election security summit

Kansas: Kansas official tells counties to comply with court ruling | Kobach to continue the fight against ACLU on voter registration

Maine: Technical glitch delays state RCV ballot count | County residents react to ranked-choice voting system | Results of nation's first ranked-choice voting election are in

Maryland: 'Rides to the Polls' campaign continues to bring people to early voting sites

Michigan: Snyder signs election legislation | Zeeland Twp. approves new election equipment payment agreement

Minnesota: Minnesota elections chief calls for greater security

Missouri: Voter fraud much greater threat than election hacking, Ashcroft says | Blunt hearing on election cyber threats detours into Ashcroft-prompted scrum over voter fraud

Montana: Missoula election workers recount too close to call primary

Nevada: Human error, tech problems cause of double voting in primary election

New Mexico: Las Cruces LWV celebrating 50 years of service

New York: Village of Lewiston election results could be challenged | County BOE to make sure Morristown dissolution vote is fair | Ortt criticizes Cuomo's parolee voting plan

North Carolina: New early voting law may reduce early voting sites | Vetoes of election bill fails

Ohio: Sherrod Brown introduces bill to stop voter purges

Oklahoma: New early voting center opens near Broken Arrow

Oregon: Oregon DMV and elections officials cite no problems with new county ID program

Texas: Dallas man goes to jail after voter fraud plea | Abbott orders emergency special election

Utah: Vendor 'hiccups' delay primary ballots | Voter turnout already higher than usual in most Utah counties for primary elections

Vermont: Condos backs election security bill in Congress

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

June 20, 2018

National News: Bill to help states secure elections absente from defense spending package

Alabama: Selman orders election boxes opened after poll worker mistakes

Arkansas: New voting system hardware expected in county this week | Polling location changed for runoff

California: Ballot counting remains on hold in SLO race

Colorado: Why 159 Larimer Co. residents' votes won't count | Biden throws weight behind for secretary of state hopeful | Freemont Co. has received more than 5K ballots so far

District of Columbia: DC primary sees low turnout

Florida: Counties sue to remove amendments from November ballot

Illinois: Training aims to stop poll workers' errors from disqualifying votes

Indiana: Allen Co. election board to consider vote-security plan

Kansas: Voter registration confusion | Lawsuit claims Kansas official exposed private voter data

Maine: Ranked-choice voting tabulation expected to begin Wednesday | Ranked-choice ballot count runs in to technical problems | Ranked-choice ballot count delayed due to memory stick issue | Lewiston among 5 towns whose ballots must be rescanned

Maryland: Ballot problem solved for some Frederick Co. voters | Rogue sample ballot referred to state prosecutor's office

Massachusetts: Galvin debates Zakim in Swampscott | Barnstable looks to change two polling places

Michigan: Bear Creek clerk to retire after 30 years                                   

Nevada: Following Nevada primary, questions linger about glitches in Clark, Washoe counties | Biden endorses Araujo for secretary of state

New Hampshire: NH seeking $3.1M in election security funding, other federal assistance

New York: Monroe man pleads guilty to voter fraud in Bloomingburg

North Carolina: NAACP says lawmakers again attacking voter rights | Overrides of vetoes on 2 election-related bills halfway done

Ohio: Juneteenth celebration focuses on Ohio voting rights

Pennsylvania: Constables need certification to work elections

South Carolina: Candidate wants election declared invalid, voters to return to polls

Tennessee: Tennessee prepares for the worst to ensure the best at election time | A look at election security in Tennessee | Voter fraud in Williamson Co.? Counsel looking at allegations ahead of early voting

Utah: Despite a court order, Navajo voters say little has changed in San Juan Co.

Vermont: Election security effort brings Vermont secretary of state to DC

Virginia: More than 400 Va. voters assigned to new districts after state review of map errors

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

June 19, 2018

National News: Bureaucracy and politics slow election security funding to state

Alaska: State officials hope to avoid confusion over voting after city holds first mail-in election

California: Petition to change county elections hits problem after new law is re-read | Judge issues restraining order against SLO county clerk's office |Officials by Friday to count ballots of voters whose names went missing from voter rolls

Colorado: Hundreds of Colorado's unaffiliated voters incorrectly returning two ballots

District of Columbia: What DC voters need to know for the primary

Florida: Alachua Co. officials warn about potentially misleading election mail

Illinois: Half of federal election security funds will go to cyber program | Election manager to train on cybersecurity

Indiana: Elkhart Co. clerk honored for service

Iowa: County auditors, voting system vendors to attend cybersecurity training

Kansas: Federal judge strikes down Kansas proof-of-citizenship law | Kobach says he'll appeal voter registration ruling | Secretary of state hopeful talks voting rights | The Latest: Kobach to appeal voting rights ruling

Maine: Ranked choice totals to be revealed Tuesday | Collection, count go on after ranked-choice voting in Maine | Election results could be in by Tuesday

Massachusetts: Belmont's town clerk receives Town Clerk of the Year award

Nevada: Potential double voting in Clark Co. discovered | 43 double votes may prompt redo of Clark Co. election

New York: Cuomo order parole officers to help eligible ex-cons register to vote | Lawsuit says voting system in Long Island shuts out Latinos | Johnson City Central School District no longer polling locations

North Carolina: State leaders to consider proposed voting amendment changes

Ohio: County awaits directions on voter rolls | Husted expects lawmakers to pass voter purge policy

Oklahoma: Cleveland Co. has polling place change | After prison, many Oklahomans are banned from voting for years

Pennsylvania: Millennials were the only generation whose voter turnout increased in Philly this year

South Dakota: Technical glitches delayed SD election results| Primary voter delays prompt push for change| After Pennington Co. election bungle, Krebs says paper backups needed

Tennessee: Madison Co. election commission set early voting hours

Texas: El Paso elections chief opposes Ohio ruling

Utah: Ballot delayed for many Cache Co. voters, expected to arrive this week

Virginia: More misassigned voters found in Va.

Monday, 18 June 2018

June 16-18, 2018

National News: Dozens of states tighten election security, by going back to paper

Alaska: City prepares for special election

Arizona: Two groups of young people aim to shake up Arizona's voter rolls | Secretary of state hopefuls trade barbs in Mohave Co. debate

California: California to spend $134M securing voting systems ahead of November elections | Registrar rejects signatures for election reform measure | Behind the scenes of Shasta Co.'s vote counting process | California counties see higher turnout under new vote model | Compton files restraining order against SLO Co. elections office | Five counties, 2 in Bay Area, report mailed ballots boost turnout

Colorado: Hundreds of primary votes won't count in El Paso Co. | Two ballots aren't better than one; hundreds of ballots won't count

Connecticut: Wallingford registrar of voters petitions for ballot spot after losing nomination

Florida: Rick Scott fires back in election-year early voting lawsuit | Supervisor of elections warns voters about misleading mailings

Georgia: Lack of paper trail a concern amid fears of election hacking

Hawaii: Hawaii gets $3.2M to thwart election hacking

Illinois: Why Illinois counties are getting $13.2M to safeguard voting information from hackers | High court ruling on voter registration worries McLean Co. clerk candidate | Macon Co. struggling to find election poll workers

Iowa: Voters without IDs a small share of primary electorate

Indiana: Anderson, former mayor to pay $30K in ballot lawsuit

Kansas: Well-known Republican seeking secretary of state nomination

Kentucky: Coin toss decides magistrate race

Louisiana: Polling places to be relocated

Maine: Process to count ranked-choice ballots expected to take a few days | So who won 2 of Maine's Democratic primary contests? Scanning, scanning... | Political 'Survivor': Ranked-choice gets underway | Waiting game drags on as Maine adjusts to ranked-choice voting | Maine elections chief compares ranked-choice vote count to 'trying to get through a burning barn in a gasoline suit'

Maryland: Early voting centers in MoCo receive influx of voters

Massachusetts: Belmont's town clerk receives 'Town Clerk of the Year' award

Michigan: Democrats propose changing legal voting age to 16

Minnesota: Supreme Court strikes state law banning political apparel in polling places

Montana: Election counts took longer due to write-ins

Nevada: Nevada to consider changes after court's voter purge ruling

New Jersey: Citing safety concerns, Rooney bill prohibits using schools as polling places | Florham Park clerk weighs in on voting in schools

North Carolina: NC Republicans are back with a new plan for strict voter laws | House OKs changes to early voting | Cooper vetoes elections bills

North Dakota: Al Jaeger secures NDGOP letter of support

Ohio: County get new voting machines

Pennsylvania: Changes to Pennsylvania's election process being considered | Use of schools as polling places questioned

South Carolina: Horry Co. finds unaccounted for votes

Tennessee: Court ruling likely won't affect Putnam voters

Texas: Harrison Co. seeks new election equipment after vendor change | Starr Co. election probe quietly moves forward

Wisconsin: State elections commission to send 348K postcards urging voter registration | Voters with disabilities need help too: Class teaches how

Friday, 15 June 2018

June 15, 2018

National News: Study: Legislators who back voter ID laws are less likely to respond to Latino constituents | Supreme Court delivers TKO win on political apparel ban | The science of elections

Alabama: Secretary of state's office: No estimate of Alabama voter ID need | DA asks secretary of state to send election monitors

Arizona: Maricopa Co. aiming to make voting easier for deaf, hard of hearing

California: Why did ballots take so long to count | Compton's lawyers demand county stop processing ballots with mismatched signatures | County identifies election map errors

Colorado: Unaffiliated voters surge in primary

Florida: Lee Co. elections office warns voters of misleading mailings

Georgia: Ga. panel looks to phase out state's 16-year-old voting machines

Illinois: Aurora city council questions bill for election mailings | Clerk: Supreme Court did not OK mass voter purges | SCOTUS decision on polling place buttons could have local effects

Indiana: St. Joseph recount to continue

Maine: Ballot pickup begins for ranked-choice count | Ballots start arriving in Augusta

Michigan: Democrats propose changing voting age to 16

Minnesota: Voting system in good shape according to secretary of state | Supreme Court strikes down political apparel law | Supreme Court throws out Minnesota voter attire law

New Jersey: Losing candidates want recount | How much does it cost Bayonne to hold a municipal election?

New York: Assemblyman criticizes possible felon voting memo

North Carolina: Pierce says voter ID likely to gain passage | GOP proposal would drop final Saturday from early voting | Legislation to take away popular early voting day speeding through Legislature

North Dakota: Will Gardner withdraws from secretary of state race | Man robbed, assaulted Tuesday outside Bismarck polling place

Ohio: Ohio reviewing SCOTUS ruling on what voters wear to the polls | Bamfield now BOE director

Pennsylvania: New voting machines coming to Mercer Co. in 2020 | Complying with governor's edict could be expensive, leaders say

South Carolina: Why did it take so long to get Horry Co. primary results | In SC, losing voting rights after a felony conviction, not a life sentence | 'Error' during primary caused Hilton Head race to flip-flop

South Dakota: Server connection problem blamed for election day problems

Texas: New voting machines for Orange Co. to save county money | Election apparel ban struck down, similar Texas law still in force | Harrison Co. seeks new election equipment | Robstown resident pleads guilty to voter fraud

U.S. Virgin Islands: At first BOE meeting following Supreme Court ruling, disarray, confusion

Vermont: Does Vermont purge voter rolls?

Virginia: Long day for workers in Montgomery Co.'s F-3 precinct--no one came to vote

West Virginia: Commission considering new voting machines

Thursday, 14 June 2018

June 14, 2018

National NewsVoter confidence is the biggest election security challenge, DHS cybersecurity officials says

Arkansas: Susan Inman backs vote-by-mail |

California: New voting system slows count for some counties | LA County invests $300M in new voting system | Counting mail-in ballots takes time, Nevada Co. officials say

Colorado: Voto Latino sets sights on Colorado in voter registration effort

District of Columbia: DC inmates cast ballots in primary

Florida: Okaloosa supervisor of elections warns of potentially misleading mailouts | Committee backing felon rights restoration raised $400K in May

Georgia: Work begins to replace Georgia's digital voting system | Elections board votes to amend bylaws | Govt. watchdog group advises members to cast absentee ballots in Ga. elections | Next week's Macon-Bibb election may be proof that every vote counts | Fulton schools may keep students home on election day for security

Idaho: Like Ohio, Idaho purges voters from roles--but they can re-register at polls

Iowa: Bremer Co. polling site closed an hour early during primary

Kansas: Google Earth developer comes home to run for secretary of state

Kentucky: Coin toss decides magistrate race

Maine: What's next in ranked-choice tallying | What does ranked-choice voting mean for voters in Maine? | Backers: Ranked-choice 'here to stay' despite hiccups | The aftermath of ranked-choice voting | Couriers to deliver ranked voting results to Maine's capital | Maine's ranked-choice voting requires some patience

Massachusetts: Challenger comes a-calling

Michigan: In Michigan, Crosscheck serves as a tool, not the final say | Bill would allow 16-year-olds to vote

Minnesota: New voting equipment to be used in August primary | New voting equipment | New voting equipment to be used in August primary

Missouri: Missouri's voter ID law faces legal challenge from national progressive group

Nevada: Lyon Co. primary goes smoothly

New Mexico: GOP candidate drops out of secretary of state race

North Carolina: If voter ID referendum passes, can it survive a legal challenge?

North Dakota: Gardner still expected to drop out after winning GOP primary

Ohio: State, local officials respond to Ohio voting purge court ruling | Clinton Co. BOE move put off | After SCOTUS ruling, local election board to (eventually) resume voter purges| Grant to cover mandated software for disabled voters

South Carolina: Voting machines in Horry Co. still have votes on them that need counting | Greenville Co. primary: What caused long waits at the polls? | Eight voting machines in Horry Co. not closed properly | Greenville Co. elections addresses malfunctioning machines | Laye: Voting machines getting older, less sensitive | Florence Co. election officials calls delay in election results 'embarrassing' | Hearing to decide whether some votes cast Tuesday count | Two Horry Co. races headed for recount

Tennessee: TN voters have plenty of opportunities to avoid being 'purged from registration lists' | Shelby Co. commissioner wants new voting machines ASAP

Texas: County to purchase new voting machines

U.S. Virgin Islands: Walker: Board of elections must revisit nine months of actions

Utah: New law lets voters prevent state from selling their voter registration information

Vermont: Condos: SCOTUS did not do what it 'should' have in Ohio

Washington: Inslee, Wyman launch Governor's Student Voter Registration Challenge

West Virginia: Warner: SCOTUS made right decision on Ohio voter law