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Monday, 23 February 2015

February 21-23, 2015

National News: Dent backs voting rights bill, defends photo ID laws

California: Officials seek way to boost voter turnout | Correa concedes but says he will pursue evidence of voter fraud | Correa won't contest election loss in court

Colorado: Littleton sends 165 ballots to underage voters for special election

Connecticut: State praises New Haven's same-day voter registration

Florida: Judge delays Delray-election lawsuit decision until Monday | Software to help Polk manage elections | Support mounts for online voter registration | SWFL lawmaker proposes to push back primary elections | Student conference focuses on Fla. online voter registration bill

Illinois: Early voting ballots surpass 2011 election totals

Kansas: County elections office expands hours for advance voting for primaries | Election bill draws debate

Kentucky: Judge throws out Magoffin Co. election results

Massachusetts: Mansfield group to celebrate Voting Rights Act of 1965

Michigan: 2 clerks resign post in 2 weeks in Pine Township

Minnesota: Push to expand early voting in Minnesota faces hurdles | Senator wants 'none of the above' on ballot

New Mexico: State House committee OKs middle-road bill on voter ID | One bill advances, another tabled in voter ID discussion

New York: Cuomo sets special election date

Ohio: Some polling places face concerns

Oregon: Automatic voter registration passes House on party-line vote | Buehler opposes motor voter bill | Brown to announce new SoS March 6

Pennsylvania: Schools to close during elections

South Carolina: Federal agent looking into alleged Dillon Co. voter fraud

South Dakota: Election review board may propose legislation changes | Committee reviews Minnehaha Co. 2014 election issues

Tennessee: Youth Leadership Wilson visits election commission

Texas: Election commission considering 'super precincts'

Utah: Sunset rejects by-mail election, will go traditional | Same-day voter registration extended to early voting days

Virginia: Bill could mend some of MoCo's 'split' precincts

Washington: No decision from Yakima council on voting rights case appeal | Yakima facing mounting costs in ACLU elections suit