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Tuesday, 16 July 2013

July 16, 2013

National News: Native American tribes' lawsuit could decide who controls Senate in 2015

California: Orange Co. registrar leading the pack on administering elections

Colorado: Secretary of state seeking court order to set election dates | Colorado voters will see changes at the polls in November

Georgia: Judge denies Opitz request to see ballots

Iowa: Iowa joining trend of decreasing school polling places | Should schools be polling places?

Kansas: County budget reflects added cost of voter ID laws | Kan. board considers vote fixing

Minnesota: Two Somali women charged with voter fraud in Rice County

Mississippi: Canton voting system under scrutiny

New Jersey: Mercer officials await word on funding for special elections

New York: Elections leaders' legal bills pile up

Ohio: Candidate threatens to sue Summit elections board | Court makes permanent order that Ohio count provisional ballots cast in right polling station, but wrong precinct | Right church, wrong pew OK'd

Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania defends law on ID for voters | Trial on Pa. voter ID law gets underway | Pa. voter ID foes make a case in appeals court | Voter ID: Corbett administration officials had concerns about disenfranchising voters, memo suggests | Midstate lawmakers say they stand behind their vote on the voter ID law | Reading woman testifies in voter ID law trial | County looks to modify election precincts

Texas: Randall County residents comment on election centers

Virginia: Va. ramps up restoration of voting rights for some ex-felons | Up to 10K eligible felons may get voting rights back | Military voters

Washington: Special election cost $800K

West Virginia: Rhodes gets clerk job