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Thursday, 21 February 2013

February 21, 2013

Arkansas: Senators pass bill on voter ID

California: Armenian to be used for voter outreach services during LA polls

Colorado: Ethics committee finds no violation of Arapahoe clerk candidate

Connecticut: Senator wants to help soldiers vote | Bill would save money at local polls

Florida: Miami-Dade commission urges state to reform absentee ballot voting rules

Georgia: Dems ask Feds to block nonpartisan elections

Guam: GEC presents findings of precinct handcount

Hawaii: Bill bars candidates from touching voters' ballots

Indiana: Howard County vote center decision delayed | Madison County election board agrees to study vote centers | Miami Co. investigates vote centers | Goshen council postpones discussion on special election funding

Kansas: Sedgwick County delays opening of advance voting locations

Maine: Early voting backers seek statewide vote to amend Maine Constitution | Should Maine adopt early voting?

Maryland: Making sense of early voting | Slew of election bills introduced after busy ballot season | Panel to consider adding more early voting centers | City plans for election without county support | White Marsh set to remain Golden Beach polling place

Massachusetts: City may spend $100K on voting equipment

Minnesota: Senate panel studies expanded voting window | Early-voting proposal raises constitutional questions

Nebraska: Push to clean-up Omaha vote gets second look

New Mexico: Hundreds of city voters didn't sign mail-in ballots

New York: Dinowitz wants early voting

Ohio: Election board hears scanner presentation | Ex-member co-writing elections board report | City tweaks its voting precincts | Election worker wins a recount on raise | Smith out as election commissioner

Pennsylvania: Election board OKs polling place changes | Penn alum to lead national election commission

South Dakota: Senate passes absentee voting bill

Tennessee: Shelby Co. election commission keeps Holden | Shelby election commission votes down motion asking administrator to resign

Virginia: Virginia lawmakers pass photo-ID requirement for voters | Dems petition McDonnell to veeto photo ID bill | House completes passage of GOP mandate to bring photo ID to polls

Wisconsin: County clerk glides through first election night