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Monday, 06 June 2016

June 4-6, 2016

National News: Jury out on effectiveness as some states make voting easier | How new voter ID laws may affect the 2016 presidential election

Alabama: Vandals strike voting site | AlabamaVotes app makes registering easier for Alabamians

Arizona: New polling place may be added Monday

California: SLO election office hard at work in advance of primary | OC's election chief talks about future of voting | Nearly 18M Californians registered for Tuesday | County prepared for busy primary day | That polling address on Tuesday's ballot? It's wrong for 1,180 voters in Pomona | San Diego Newsmakers: Registrar of voters

District of Columbia: D.C. school used as polling place is vandalized hours after ballots are cast

Iowa: Clayton Co. auditor resigns 6 days before primary vote | Several polling places relocated ahead of June primary | 2 Republicans seek Dallas Co. auditor post | Low turnout expected for Tuesday's primary

Louisiana: Foreign-born citizens in Louisiana have had to take extra steps to register to vote--until now

Maryland: Sheila Dixon still has questions about the Baltimore primary

Michigan: Bill aimed at dealing with loss of straight-ticket voting

Minnesota: Voters were declared winners this year at the Legislature

Mississippi: Election commission appointees questioned

Montana: Thousands turn in absentee ballots in week before election

Nevada: Nevadans voting early at quicker clip than in recent cycles

New Jersey: Are teens ready to vote at 17? | Private investigator says more than 30-non citizens voted | Polling at now-closed Bayonne parish has been relocated | On eve of primary, voter registration is up

New Mexico: Clovis city commissioners pass voter ID requirement | Bernalillo Co. sees heavy early voting | Early and absentee voting exceeds previous presidential years

North Carolina: North Carolina voter ID law generates controversy | Forsyth election officials submit preferred sites for early voting

Puerto Rico: Results slow in Puerto Rico as voters face long lines

Texas: Harrison Co. delays voting machines decision | Hidalgo officials in a scuffle outside polling location

Virginia: Some Va. felons' voting rights 'erroneously' restored | Virginia at center of racially charged fight over the right of felons to vote

Wisconsin: Walker names 2 final members to elections commission | Burlington election inspector named to new elections commission | Former Sheboygan clerk appointed to new elections commission