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Tuesday, 12 April 2016

April 12, 2016

National News: Voting rights protestors plan sit-ins at Capitol Hill

Arizona: Phoenix voters reflect on frustrating primary | Federal attorneys investigating handling of Maricopa Co. presidential primary | Voters air grievances at west Phoenix meeting | Maricopa Co. to open more than 110 polling places for special election

California: How signature-gathering draws big bucks in election season | Long Beach's new city clerk sees increase in voter participation

Connecticut: Voting machine test show Greenwhich is ready for primary

Florida: Political analysts tell city: If you move elections, keep runoffs

Georgia: Thousands of Fulton Co. voters did not get notice of polling change | Chatham elections board hopes to change special election requirements | Officials investigating late arriving voter info

Indiana: State makes big change for straight-party voters | Voter rolls increase, Monroe looks for more poll workers

Iowa: Voting machines get tested

Kentucky: General Assembly, clerks pass on expanded early voting | Judge: First Jeff at-large race recount flawed |Judge names commissioners to recount at-large election

Louisiana: Technology trips election returns, again

Maryland: Election controversy in Pocomoke | Voter registration extended | Same day registration available during early voting

Missouri: Democrats stall voter ID bill again

Nebraska: Early voting underway | 2K Nebraskans return ballots in first five days of early voting

New York: 1 Onondaga Co. village shifts election dates; 2 others may follow | Sullivan's BOE ready for potentially pivotal presidential primary | Election officials worry about crush of ineligible voters

North Carolina: Federal judges weigh legality of NC legislative voting maps | Elections director addresses commissioners' concerns

Ohio: Husted: Judge wrong to keep polls open after bridge crash

Oregon: Oregon secretary of state offers new voter resources | Druckenmiller: Oregon motor voter program working well

Pennsylvania: Ortitay resolution would study voting technology

South Dakota: Voting precincts, not centers for Tuesday's election | Preparations for elections head into overdrive

Texas: Despite federal court rulings, Texas voter ID law remains in place| Consolidated polling places may cause confusion

West Virginia: County clerk prepares for upcoming primary election | Mercer adds early voting site