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Monday, 01 December 2014

November 27-December 1, 2014

Alabama: Sworn in; recount looms

Alaska: Native Alaska takes a seat at the table--and plans to stay there

Arizona: Disputed votes: Barber & McSally campaigns wait for court ruling | Recount could take two weeks | Judge rejects Barber's request to count 133 ballots | Barber's request over CD2 election denied | Despite progress in Arizona, early ballots again delay results | Recount set to begin

California: Registrar of voters office finishes general election vote count | Across Calif., many politicians picked by few voters | Officials certify Sacramento Co. election results | Dew will not pursue recount | Lawmaker proposes to revamp California recount rules | LA won't offer prizes to voters in next year's election | A push to increase LA voter turnout

Colorado: Trash haulers say Nawrocki shouldn't handle ballots

Georgia: Should Johns Creek hold special election March or November

Illinois: Permanent same-day voter registration considered | Elections board to certify November election

Indiana: Subpoenas follow unresolved election complaints | Special prosecutor sought in election complaint

Iowa: Jones Co. officials are shopping for new voting equipment | Schultz looks ahead to serving as county attorney

Kansas: State voter turnout tops predictions | Voting machines aging in Kansas, Missouri |With no money to replace them, can we count on old voting machines?

Kentucky: High price of election expenses draws questions

Louisiana: Early voting ends this week | Elections delay St. George petition certification | Representative appeals decision on early voting | Voters mark their ballots early

Maine: If Maine's election rules followed, tampering with ballots is difficult | New questions over recount results of district 25 senate race

Maryland: Montgomery officials concerned about slow vote tally

Massachusetts: Plaintiff may refile against Kingston town clerk | Town officials keen on new electronic voting system | Beaty files complaint on election to state officials | Westborough to switch to one polling venue

Michigan: Lawmakers face election issues | Should absentee voting continue?

Minnesota: Minneapolis to push state for more interpreters at polling places

Mississippi: Poll book blunder? Candidate claims she had problems voting

Missouri: Voting machines aging in Kansas, Missouri

Montana: Marbut wants 192 votes recounted in close HD94 election

New Jersey: Belmar GOP manager claims unlawful polling place removal

New Mexico: Hobbs voters to decide on voter ID | Voters in Hobbs to decide on voter ID

New York: Karp approved as Dems election commissioner

North Carolina: Widow fulfills husband's dying wish, charged with voter fraud | Protest appeal halts seating of new commissioners | Woman charged for fulfilling husband's dying wish of voting | Voters make interesting write-in choices | NC looking at refreshing death records system

Ohio: New Lorain Co. BOE head chosen | Postal Service probes ballots' delayed arrival to some Delaware Co. voters | Clark Co. BOE seeks big raises for some workers

Oklahoma: Hundreds of votes go uncounted during November election

Oregon: County makes plans for recount | Counties have until Dec. 12 to recheck votes | Election recounts rarely change overall outcome

Pennsylvania: Election precinct consolidation case going to court | Luzerne Co. election district reduction planned

Tennessee: Election office in need of extra space | Shelby Co. vote certified

Texas: Appeals court urged to move forward with voter ID case | Commissioners discuss confusion with polling places | County elections administrator leaving soon

U.S. Virgin Islands: St. Croix elections board agrees to recount | Candidates challenge election results | St. Thomas-St. John board denies recount request

Utah: Utah had 3rd lowest turnout among states

Virginia: Wythe to buy new voting machines | State voting equipment under scrutiny

Washington: Yakima Co. voter turnout hits 12-year low

Wyoming: Legislature mulls elections changes | Wyoming legislature considers election changes