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Thursday, 09 February 2012

February 9, 2012

Alabama: New state voting laws focus of Selma march

Alaska: Both sides appealing redistricting ruling

California: Registrar to audit San Bernardino city clerk election results | County settles with employee over hostile work environment scandal

District of Columbia: D.C. a step away from more flexibility in scheduling elections

Florida: Orange Co. wants to sell unused voting machines | Voter fraud investigation: Agencies take action | Tom Scott mulls run for elections supervisor

Georgia: Voters find assistance at registration office | Legislation to address Rockdale election board

Idaho: Testimony overwhelmingly against moving primary to August | Legislative primary elections stay in May | Idaho counties want vote-by-mail

Illinois: State board of elections moving to new location

Indiana: Indiana high court takes over Charlie White dispute

Kansas: State offers voter ID | Committee approves new voter registration requirements

Maryland: Frederick recruits new voters at high schools

Michigan: Precinct workers volunteer time to ensure smooth elections

Minnesota: Legislators contentious over voter ID | Voter ID foes target business groups' campaign contributions | Group opposed to photo ID criticizes business support for issue | GOP caucuses put issues to real test

Mississippi: Circuit Court open Saturday to accommodate last-minute voter registration

Missouri: Elections documents found on road pose no controversy | Cape County happy with performance of new technology in Tuesday's election | Piglets add interest in otherwise dull election day

New Hampshire: House easily OKs residency clarifier | Ballot inspection bill likely to die in House

New Jersey: League opposes Montclair election move to November

New Mexico: Panel sidelines 3 voter ID bills | State continues probe into Sunland Park ballots

New York: Key witness takes stand in Troy vote fraud case

North Carolina: Busy election year on tap | Lack of funds could hinder accessibility of early voting | Injunction may delay election

Ohio: Count dispute votes in 2010 race judge says | Linda Sandvoss elected to Portage elections board

Pennsylvania: Election day double pay to come to an in Philly

South Carolina: In voter ID case, South Carolina fights back against Obama administration | Proposed voting bill causing uproar | Bill would add requirements to register voters | Critics, supporters speak out on voter ID affidavit

Tennessee: First election under new photo ID law a success | Hamilton County election commission to bill Chattanooga for charter legal fees | State representatives seek lower absentee ballot age

Texas: Abiline, county officials await new district maps | Voter registration cards delayed

Virginia: Voter ID could cost state | Va. House passes bill that could delay this year's primary | No-excuses voting bill falls in House

Wisconsin: Voter ID law brings changes to elections | Democrat Falk pledges to undo GOP's voter ID law | Elections board considering using statistical sample to validate recall signatures