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Tuesday, 27 November 2012

November 27, 2012

Alabama: Crawford declared probate judge

Alaska: Voter turnout could be lowest in presidential year since '96

Arizona: Final canvas of votes approved in Maricopa County, with possible election changes

California: Riverside County election certified | Inyo clerk goes the distance to help voters | Democrat Leland Yee announces 2014 secretary of state bid | Alameda County ballot measure back on track? | 2012 election sees spike in complaints of Berkeley election law violation | County election officials hope to finish ballot count by Wednesday

Connecticut: Voter ballot mix-ups reported | St. Rose polling station in Meridian part of state audit

Colorado: Boulder County canvas board refuses to certify 2012 election results | District attorney to seek a recount | Broomfield sets election record

Florida: Deadline passes on recount; Murphy presumed victor | Former Fla. GOP leaders say voter suppression was reason they pushed new election law | Thousands sign petition calling on governor to expand early voting in Fla.

Georgia: Fulton's election 'error rates' subjected to comparison tests

Guam: Respicio will try overriding veto of election reform bill again | Election volunteers being paid

Hawaii: Abercrombie proposing 100 percent mail-in voting for Hawaii | Hawaii will seek all-mail voting system | Election workers' lawsuit dismissed; appeal to follow | State balloting chief resigns at her boss' request after ballot shortage | After problems at 24 Oahu polling sites, governor asks AG to investigate

Illinois: Quinn sets dates for special election to replace Jackson | Marshall clerk retiring this week

Iowa: Plymouth County to purchase 30 new voting machines

Maine: Election officials finish recounts

Minnesota: Voter fraud found in Mower County | Groh: 3 local ballots showed illegal voting

Missouri: Hearing set to consider new election in House district

New Hampshire: About 1 percent of NH voters didn't show ID on Election Day

New Jersey: Wisniewski will introduce bill allowing early voting in NJ | Results still not in from Hoboken elections, shooting for Wednesday | Cumberland County clerk releases official election results

New Mexico: Secretary of state's office needs more time to complete canvas | Two State House races face recounts | Sandoval County ballot inspection starts tomorrow

New York: Final county begins ballot counting in Senate race | Weeks later, let the counting begin for Staten Island voters | Voters' loyalty to Mirch aired at trial | Senate control hinges on absentee and affidavit ballots in Ulster County | Rockland Dems voting on BOE commissioner

North Carolina: 7th District recount results still pending | NC elections board to meet to certify most results

Ohio: Three possible cases of election fraud sent to Allen County prosecutor | Provisional ballots narrow some races, but outcomes the same

Rhode Island: Democratic party chairman considering run for secretary of state | RI lawmaker wants more training for poll workers

South Carolina: Rep. Garrick: 'We're here 20 days later and there's no plan' | McBride: Misreading led to wrong number of machines | Richland County elections chief is sorry for mess | Questions remain about Richland election mess after hearing | Richland County election director long-awaited explanation leaves questions unanswered | AG: Election board has power to fire elections director | Director reveals cause of election night problems

Tennessee: Few DeSoto absentee ballots cast for Tuesday runoff election | Lawsuit seeks to void Pigeon Forge liquor vote

U.S. Virgin Islands: AG office investigating its own 'clients': Elections

Utah: Elections this year included international poll watchers

Vermont: Checking up on Vermont's voting machines | Vermont secretary of state reports to U.S. DOJ on Nov. 30

Wisconsin: Election-day voter registration debate | Committee addresses registration ordinance | Walker would sign same-day registration bill | Robinson to leave GAB