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Thursday, 25 April 2013

April 25, 2013

Alabama: Bill would force Baldwin fire stations to open during elections

Arizona: Legislation may ease state voting process

California: New measure mandates state websites link to voter registration system

Colorado: Mail-ballot bill passes Senate committee as it moves closer to law | Ethics investigator confirms Gessler did use state funds for meeting

Connecticut: Registrars confirm recount

Florida: Miami-Dade elections officials prepare for stadium vote | Bill may limit outside volunteer help in elections | Senate passes bill that could expand early voting | Election reform passes Senate | Archer moves elections to spring | Bennett plans fewer Manatee County polling sites for June 18 | Rep. Harrell pushing Senate provision to punish poorly performing supervisors of elections

Georgia: Henry County elections board nearly set

Idaho: County picks up elections tab | Clerk clarifies election costs

Illinois: Light ballot on May 7 causes temporary precinct consolidations

Indiana: Lawson outlines vote center options | Election board backs vote center

Minnesota: Klobuchar bill modeled after Minnesota law to allow same-day voter registration

Mississippi: Poll workers prepare for primaries

Missouri: Secretary of state marks 100 days in office

Montana: Legislators refer big changes in elections to voters | Proposal to reduce number of voting precincts

New Hampshire: Senate holds hearing on voter ID law | Anti-voter ID supporters testify in NH

New Mexico: City proposing using churches as voting centers

New York: Greenfield introduces resolution to bring back old voting machines | City creates investigative unit to look into wasteful BOE | Unit aims to improve city's elections board | Day opposes expensive costs of early voting | Slaughter co-sponsors weekend voting bill

North Carolina: Voter ID one step closer to becoming law | House approves voter ID | House approves voter ID bill along party lines

Ohio: Clean-up work stops at board of elections

Oregon: Woman in Clackamas Co. ballot-altering case to plead guilty

Pennsylvania: Centre County hopes for better primary turnout | Some districts oppose schools as voting places, cite Sandy Hook slayings | Wells Township has new polling place | County to use high school as polling place

South Carolina: Three Richland election director finalists not publically named | Richland County seeks candidates to replace Crum

Tennessee: Governor signs voter ID measure | County's election commission re-elects members at meeting

Texas: Online voter registration bill pushes for modern method | Early voting starts next week, election day will feature vote centers