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Thursday, 25 August 2011

Aug 25, 2010

Alabama: County considers change to New Waverly polling place

Arizona: Election official: Every vote counted  |  Problems at the polls  |  Deschene wins Democratic nod for secretary of state

Colorado: Voting on how to vote, again  |  Aspen narrows in on how voters will vote

Connecticut: Hearing finds registrar fired with no evidence

District of Columbia: Council committee already knocked down idea of unaffiliated voters

Florida: Audit to help decide two very close races  |  Elections chief rolls to victory in primary  |  Glitches were few during primary  |  Three polling places report minor problems, voting not affected  |  Only a few glitches for area primary  |  Suspicious package closes Brevard precinct  |  Early voters outnumber election day ballots for first time  |  Snipes neglects to tell voters about polling place change  |  'Elections happen by magic'  |  Rain keeps voter turnout low, secretary of state says no problem with elections  |  Four Palm Beach voters given wrong ballots  |  A few glitches reported as Floridians vote

Iowa: Electronic election book touted in Scott County  |  Kline, Mauro kick off promotion of electronic poll book

Kansas: Jackson County voter fraud lawsuit filed

Maine: Portland authorizes immigrant voting vote

Maryland: Early voting comes to Maryland

Michigan: Costs mount as recall moves ahead

Minnesota: Olmstead attorney finds six felons voted illegally in 2008

Missouri: After losing by three votes, candidate sues

New Hampshire: Clerks extend hours for primary deadline

New York: Election watch: Voting on a new machine  |  Village makes voting changes

North Carolina: Ex-candidate accused of voting twice  |  Sunday early voting approved for Pitt

Ohio: No agreement reached on bilingual ballots

Pennsylvania: Country Place changes mind on hosting polling place

Rhode Island: Cranston canvassers question voting applications

Tennessee: Penuel fired for error  |  Shelby County Democrats file new lawsuit challenging election

Texas: Allegations of voter fraud in Harris County

Vermont: Democratic governor's race becomes a three-way contest  |  Gibbs wins GOP primary for secretary of state

West Virginia: 1863 law, special election halt W.Va. liquor sales

Wisconsin: Former ACORN worker convicted of election fraud

Aug 25, 2011

National News: Republicans make drive to tighten state voting rules before 2012

California: Tight-lipped ballot thief to be set free 50 days later than expected  |  Dems target mail vote to boost turnout

Colorado: Combining clerks and elections

Florida: Clay elections staffer gets top professional designation  |  Wellington decides to keep village elections in March

Georgia: Students team up for elections  |  Ellis calls for election official's resignation

Kansas: Sedgwick County removes 141 dead voters from rolls

Louisiana: Vitter endorses Tucker in secretary of state race  |  City council divided over special election

Maine: Maine voter registration system breached  |  Officials investigating voter registration breach

Massachusetts: Middleboro votes added to primary night totals  |  Concerns raised about poll activity

Michigan: Judge to rule later on motions in alleged voter fraud case

Minnesota: Wright County concludes voter fraud investigation

Mississippi: Ocean Springs election woes

New Jersey: Possible voter fraud discussed in hearing

Ohio: Board of elections hires two staffers  |  Butler County latest to trim back polling locations

Oregon: Clackamas County elections office faces scrutiny

Texas: County to offer election services in May  |  Voter ID law means changes at Texas polls

Virginia: No decision in Orange elections  |  Fairfax election officials recounting close vote

Washington: County rescinds resolution to avoid cost of special election

West Virginia: Council task force recommends non-partisan elections  |  Charleston task force urges council to consider non-partisan elections