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Thursday, 02 April 2015

April 2, 2015

National News: Lawmakers call for review of voting assistance program

Alabama: Photo ID bill for absentee voters advances in state House

Arizona: Thousands of AZ ballots going uncounted, report says | Republican lawmakers advance election-related bills | Election issues dominate busy day in Capitol

Colorado: Ballot problems popping up as city election gets closer

Connecticut: Compromise election overhaul bill clears panel

Florida: Bonita council will change election date

Georgia: State accuses Telfair Co. voters of committing felonies

Guam: Governor signs several bills including two that streamline voter registration

Hawaii: Elections commission to hold first videoconferencing meeting

Illinois: Suburban election trend: More people voting early, by mail | Special election could be held later than expected | Restaurant polling places: Cast your ballot, then grab a bite

Indiana: County officials get out the voting machines | Election board ready to go for early voting  

Iowa: Rauner remaking election board

Kansas: WSU statistician sues seeking Kansas voting machine paper tapes | Election chief urges advance study of city, county ballots

Maine: Should state's independents be allowed to vote in primaries?

Maryland: Washington Co. must pay for changes to set up new voting system

Massachusetts: Town clerk prepares for election | Less than 4 percent go to polls in town election

Minnesota: Bill seesk to restore voting rights to ex-felons

Mississippi: Precinct changes for upcoming elections

Nevada: Bill would do away with presidential caucus system

New Mexico: Man accused of voter fraud

New York: Voting machine changes at HTC

North Carolina: Swain retirement dispute referred to state

Ohio: Kasich vetoes voter ID item in budget bills | Kasich signs bill but nixes voter change | Area's senator fought voting law for out-of-state students

Pennsylvania: Who will move voting machines for Northampton Co.?

Tennessee: Election officials in several counties recognized for passing certification exam

Texas: Elections office: Dist. 124 election turn-out lowest in a year

Vermont: Senate passes same-day registration, rejects photo ID | Election day registration clears Senate

Virginia: Dept. of Elections: 'Serious security concerns' with wireless voting machines | Votes cast for special election: 346. Money spent: $30K