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Monday, 02 May 2016

April 30-May 2, 2016

National News: Stricter rules for voter IDs reshape races | Some states making voter registration easy for many

Alabama: Florence Middle School polling place to change locations

California: Jerry Brown gives counties $16.3M more for election costs

Connecticut: Registrar addresses questions about Tuesday's polling

Florida: Long, hard road to voting rights continues for Florida felons | Jennifer Edwards' life revolves around election cycles

Georgia: New early voting location in Macon-Bibb

Indiana: County clerk urges early voting to avoid wait | Why is Indiana's voter turnout below the national average? | Officials remind voters to bring ID | Counties report surge in early voting | With memory of 2012 wait, voters cast ballots early | Owen Co. voters head to vote centers Tuesday

Kansas: Plugging into the voting process | Man admits to voting in both Kansas and Nebraska

Maryland: Successful roll-out of Maryland's new voting system | Some campaigns question missing precinct results after primary | Group calling for Hogan to halt city election certification, and removal of election board

Minnesota: Dayton advocates voting rights for released felons

Missouri: House elections task force releases report

Montana: 24-hour ballot drop box now available in Cascade Co.

New Hampshire: Durham to test new election technology

New York: Local voting for president marred by polling problems | Bill to combine federal, state primaries stalled in Senate | Stringer plans to audit BOE

Ohio: Sanders campaign drops lawsuit after Ohio young voter ruling | Final arguments being made in dispute over ballots

Oregon: Three Democrats, two Republicans vie for secretary of state job | Did the wrong ballot arrive in your mailbox? Wait a few days | Double ballots? It's OK. Just fill out the second one, officials say

Pennsylvania: Voter turnout in Philly higher than in recent years | Area election bureaus see increase in provisional ballots as voter turnout increases | Bedford Co. called nine voters to revote

South Dakota: Secretary of state encourages young voters to participate in civic duty

Texas: Justices leave Texas voter ID law intact, with a warning |Supreme Court rules Texas may continue to enforce voter ID law | About 600K Texans may lack proper ID to vote | Harrison Co. vendor touts benefits of electronic voting | Lyft's giving voters free rides to polling places

U.S. Virgin Islands: St. Croix elections board hosting voter registration

Utah: Summit Co. to debut mail-in ballot system for June primary |

Virginia: Former felons from Fredericksburg area begin submitting voter registration applications | Va. GOP cut money for case-by-case restoration of voting rights | Local registrar's dealing with governor's ruling | Restoring voting rights leads to confusion

Washington: King Co. elections to help fund community-based voter engagements

West Virginia: Ohio Co. commissioners fail to review computer ballot | WV secretary of state talks early voting in Parkersburg | Tennant: No photos in voting booth

Wisconsin: DMV plays part in Tilden election