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Monday, 09 May 2016

May 7-9, 2016

National News: Voting has gotten tougher in 17 states | Obama urges Howard graduates to get involved | Trump flubs policy details on voter registration

Arizona: Concerns build over May 17 election pamphlet glitch

California: DMV voter registration goes electronic | Why voters love their 'I Voted' stickers | Clerks rush to handle influx ahead of primary | SLO Co. to send out record number of vote-by-mail ballots | If you registered to vote at the DMV, check again | Voter turnout may still be huge

Colorado: Primary bills compete in Legislature

Connecticut: Officials tense, tight-lipped over 'Motor Voter' probe |   Merrill: Voter snafu 'unacceptable'

Florida: Bogeyman at the ballot box: Florida voter fraud is largely a myth | Voting precincts redrawn, supervisors to send new cards, post maps online | Salome first to qualify for ballot in race for supervisor

Georgia: Kemp responds to DOJ

Illinois: Will, Grundy county clerks lay out election Day registration costs

Indiana: Clark Co. positions for new machines | Vigo Co. voter recounts sexist comment from poll worker

Kentucky: County clerk says state's absentee voting law 'intrusive'

Louisiana: Registrars taking their effort to the people

Maryland: Some chafe, others shrug at Baltimore election snags | Results remain after final count

Nebraska: Some polling places change in Hall Co.

New Mexico: Clerk's office gears up for primary

New York: Elections board certifies primary

North Carolina: Forsyth provisional ballots still under review

Ohio: Voters must wait until 2017 to register online

Oregon: County unrolls 'BallotTrax' tool | Ballot problems in run-up to primary

Pennsylvania: Delegate choices caused ballot denial, man says | Elections officials complete unofficial primary vote tally | Ligonier polling locations could merge

Tennessee: Newspaper locked out of Polk Co. election commission meeting

Texas: Official: Voting going smooth, but 1 minor problem reported at polls in Killeen | Power outage closes voting center in South San Angelo | Voter ID lawsuit abruptly withdrawn in state court | Voting card error leads to district confusion in Longview | County judge questions voting locations

Utah: Mail-in ballot letters create confusion

Virginia: In Virginia, the race is on to register 200K former felons | State works to help registrars verify felons' voting rights restored | Two Williamsburg precincts told different Election Day tales

West Virginia: Voting problems in Kanawha Co. may be growing | Group works to register young voters, involve peers in political process

Wisconsin: Chad Vader wins best municipal public service announcement | Council approves flexibility in staffing polls

Wyoming: More polling changes to hit Natrona Co.