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Friday, 14 March 2014

March 14, 2014

National News: Feinstein bill improves voter registration services for veterans | Joy of voting early could boost turnout, study shows

Arkansas: State, county election officials at odds over ID law | Voter ID rules for absentee ballots divide election commissions

California: Bowen and Pew foundation at odds on California's non-voters | Interim elections chief named | Riverside County registrar retires

Colorado: Weld County seeks public suggestions for voter service, polling centers

Connecticut: Council increases registrars' pay $88K | Town Council professionalizes registrar of voters office

Delaware: Advocates rally for same-day registration bill | Appoquinimink polling place may not be used due to a conflict

Florida: Mayoral race recount almost produced a tie

Guam: GEC expects new central tabulators just time for election

Idaho: Former elections supervisor to serve one year | Cassia County installs new tabulators

Illinois: Kane clerk notes ways for sex offenders to vote besides at schools | Extra hours for campus voting site | Deputy clerk suspended over election law violation

Indiana: Election board prepping ballot | Kozuszek accuses Martin of politics after locks changed at voters office | Tippecanoe County's election hardware certified | Carroll County opens 6 voting centers

Kansas: Voter registration deadline bill headed to Brownback

Kentucky: New polling sites approved

Mississippi: Hinds Dems: Sudden precinct changes can cause confusion | Investigator takes absentee ballots from DA's office

New York: County may make voting machine techs part time

North Carolina: Volunteers get head start on NC election changes | State BOE: Do-over in Pembroke 'without hitch'

North Dakota: Voter ID information explained

Ohio: Hurdle cleared for Ohio voter bill of rights | Supporters of an Ohio voters bill of rights can now collect signatures

Pennsylvania: Elections board wants county court to fill vacancies | County considering voting precinct changes | Adams County debates third ward polling place

South Carolina: Lawmakers seek fix for election law

Tennessee: Early voting in Williamson County will take place at one site

Texas: Council ties up loose ends for election day | City, county work out election consolidation |

Utah: House, Senate agree on bill safeguarding voter registration records | Lawmakers approved election day registration bill

Wisconsin: Winn. Co. leaders disappointed in early voter turn out