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Tuesday, 10 February 2015

February 10, 2015

National News: D.C., other cities debate whether legal immigrants should have voting rights

Arizona: Bill would require daily early ballot reports from rural counties | House panel OKs created lieutenant governor post | Law would decriminalize showing off your ballot

California: County audit finds duplicate voting records, but no one voted twice | Recount begins in OC supervisors race | Correa switches focus to voting place irregularities

District of Columbia: Audit: No-show poll workers, outdated equipment marred DC election | D.C. BOE audit highlights accessibility, equipment problems | BOE corrects its voting record

Florida: Elections office mails 16K+ ballots

Georgia: A new bill could reduce early voting days

Guam: Voter registration bills to be heard | Mayors concerned over proposal for online election registration

Illinois: Clerk's hiring of spouse makes county board uneasy  

Indiana: Senate panel backs absentee voter ID number proposal

Iowa: NAACP: Restore voting rights of ex-felons | Special elections add up for county auditors

Louisiana: Parish Council may interview registrar of voters candidates

Massachusetts: Storm, one race likely to lead to low turnout for preliminary election

North Carolina: State-level law change affects county voting equipment | Removed elections director appeals to state board

Ohio: Voting precincts to be eliminated in Trumbull

Texas: County backs online voter registration | Confusion still reigns in the Bastrop Co. elections office

Utah: Cedar Hills goes to an all vote-by-mail system | Bill studying voter participation well received by committee

Virginia: Arlington Co. shopping for voting machines | House approves absentee voting ID requirement | McAuliffe appointee to elections board bows out amid GOP complaints | Arlington election officials may resume posting results themselves

Wisconsin: Officials urge high court to let voter ID stand