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Wednesday, 22 June 2016

June 22, 2016

National News: New toolkit from Harvard fellow could help local election officials prep for November

Alabama: City prepping for municipal elections | County approves poll locations for November

Arizona: Secretary of state urges citizens to serve as poll workers | Judge may rule on claims of voter suppression

California: Sacramento Co. election update

Colorado: Colorado voters return more than 297K ballots | New 24-hour ballot drop-off box in Rollinsville | Aurora, Arapahoe Co. to add new ballot drop-off box at Utah Park

Florida: LWV ready to unveil online Voter's Guide 2016 | New voter ID cards in the mail

Georgia: Secretary of state investigating Clayton May 24 primary results

Illinois: McLean Co. OKs election money

Kansas: Kansas election officials still unsure who will be allowed to vote in which races | Voters told to vote in two different places; county working to fix error

Kentucky: Grimes: GoVoteKY surpasses 100K registered voters

Maryland: MoCo had primary elections problems too

Massachusetts: Purge of Rockport voters causes concern

Michigan: Hoadley hoping for voting reforms in the fall

Mississippi: They dared to register blacks to vote and the KKK killed them: A 52-year-old case is closed--unsolved

Missouri: Lawyers Committee releases new report examining voting rights | St. Louis Co. poised to move BOE to former Northwest Plaza

Nebraska: Secretary of state questions ACLU survey on voting rights

New York: Pol doesn't trust BOE for Brooklyn primary

North Carolina: Judges skeptical about North Carolina voting law changes | Appeals court dismisses Watauga early-vote case as moot | Small number of provisional ballots cast in Pitt Co. congressional primary | Mailers cause confusion for Alamance Co. voters | Elections board debates adding early voting on Sunday | Why North Carolina's voting law hits low-wage workers hardest

North Dakota: Judge asked to temporarily block ND voter ID laws | Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa asking for temporary voter ID block

Oregon: Across the state, ballots get rejected

South Carolina: Runoff shows sparse turnout | Lunchtime brings rush of voters

Texas: Jefferson Co. calls for election poll workers | Commissioners to workshop voting centers | Firms demo new voting technology

U.S. Virgin Islands: Democrats win lawsuit against elections board

Utah: Iron Co. changes to vote-by-mail

Wisconsin: Pleasant Prairie absentee voting ordinance approved