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Thursday, 03 November 2011

November 3, 2011

National News: In voter ID debate, a few go against party lines

Alabama: D.C. Circuit to hear Voting Rights Act case in January

Arizona: Voter registration drops as counties purge rolls

California: Explaining ranked-choice voting to San Francisco's voters

Colorado: Saguache County clerk controversy continues | Turnout by Colorado voters listed as 'inactive' rises after dispute | All-mail election nets record turnout for off-year contest

Connecticut: What does it take to cast your ballot? | Election Day planning takes on new urgency in wake of storm | Secretary of state working with local officials to assure elections go forward | On with the show: Power outages shouldn't delay Election Day

Florida: Controversy builds over Florida voter law | Florida eleciton laws likely to get lenghty review

Georgia: Rockmart couple restored to voter list after hearing

Illinois: More than 13,600 voter ID cards returned due to problems | Park Forest election judge lauded for 47 years of service

Maine: Polls on Question One appear close | Polls: Question One a close call | Mitchell endorses 'Yes on 1' campaign | Former secretary of state to challenge Snowe

Massachusetts: Marlborough police investigate possible voter ballot fraud

Michigan: Clerk's office open Saturday for absentee ballot requests

Minnesota: Ellison rolls out bills to take on new state voter ID law | Voters encouraged to use polling place locator

Mississippi: Voting machines ready in Union County

New Jersey: Cumberland County clerk's office sends out 4,014 mail-in ballots

New Mexico: Voting precincts will be combined

North Carolina: Pitt County voters allege intimidication

Ohio: Early voting's end angers Democrats

Oregon: Secretary of state visits Clatsop County elections office | Brown tours Clatsop County, promotes iPad voting project

Pennsylvania: Manchester Township woman has been voting for decades

South Dakota: ACLU, secretary of state to meet on felon voting rights

Tennessee: Election commission working to inform voters of new law | RuCo gets schooled on new voter ID law | Election workers review voter ID law | Couple to go to D.C. to testify on voter ID law

Texas: City elections move back to November 2012

Virginia: Va. redistricting leaves potential voters confused | A perfect storm of headaches

Wisconsin: Voter ID will affect UW-Whitewater students | Congresswoman Moore proposing changes to voter ID requirement | Waukesha County clerk will have a familiar challenger