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Friday, 08 February 2013

February 8, 2013

National News: Democrats cite long lines in bid to shift voting rights debate | Think Lena Dunham didn't vote? Welcome to the steampunk corn maze

Arizona: Bill would bar secretary of state from serving on candidate committee | Report: Arizona lags most states in election administration | Bill changing early voting rules debated

California: Calif. ranks near bottom in election management, study says

Colorado: Judge denies halting ethics probe of Gessler, appeal coming

Florida: League of Women Voters wants more election changes than proposed | St. Lucie election office details changes for improvements | Duval elections supervisor has choice of cheaper rental spaces

Georgia: Commission appoints Cooney to elections board | Baxter tapped for board of elections

Hawaii: Hawaii ranks in bottom half of states for elections performance

Iowa: New bills in House could affect elections | Iowa voter registration form legality questioned

Maryland: Lawmakers consider early voting access bill

Minnesota: Secretary of state visits Rochester, talks changes | Rice County outlines township election absentee voting

Montana: Online voter registration bill wins committee support

New Hampshire: New Hampshire wants voting oversight to end

North Carolina: County elections board wants elections director fired | Merrill continuing commissioner protest

Pennsylvania: Judges appointed to election board

Rhode Island: Assembly committee holds Thursday hearing on 2012 election problems

South Carolina: LWV to host program on voter ID law | Security concerns prompt officials to cancel school for all elections

Tennessee: Sevier County's voting machines to stay in place for liquor measure | Justices hear voter ID case | Election centers recommended to replace precincts

Texas: Voting study shows Texas turnout not much to brag about | Vote centers may be coming to Williamson County

U.S. Virgin Islands: Official: VI doesn't have money to purchase new voting machines

Washington: New secretary of state outlines her priorities | Ending Saturday mail affects Washington balloting

West Virginia: Machines tested for early voting | Job shadowing day makes civil servants out middle schoolers