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Monday, 14 November 2016

November 12-14, 2016

Also, check out all our Election Day 2016 Dispatches here.

National News: Election officials say there is 'no basis' to rumors that Russia rigged election | First steps to fixing long lines at the polls? Knowing where they happened | On Election Day, Google tracked nationwide voting issues on a real-time map | After a fraught election, questions over the impact of a balky voting process | This year, laws with roots to the Civil War prevented 6.1M from voting | Voter turnout lowest in 20 years

Alabama: Thousands of Alabama voters did not choose anyone for president

Arizona: 112K ballots still need to be counted

Arkansas: Election commission rejects 73 provisional ballots

California: Election headquarters officials explain LA Co. vote counting process | Registrar releases statement on voter issues | 80 percent turnout possible in San Diego | Ballots still to count after surge of voters | Yolo teens peek behind the scenes of election | Millions of ballots still uncounted | OC on pace to post highest turnout since 1976 | Election complaints increase this year | Confusion at the polls

Colorado: Ballots remain up in the air | Summit Co. voters show up in record-breaking numbers| Cause for Colorado's election results delay explained

Connecticut: Bethel man arrested for disturbance at polling place | Stamford group leaves mark with election stickers

Florida: Poor cellular service delays results | New machines key to 'smooth' Volusia election | 108K voted early, mailed ballots | Does mail voting save money, increase turnout? | Broward voters lament vote-by-mail shortfall | Manatee canvassing board accepts most of Anna Maria ballots after challenge | Florida orders recount in Miami-Dade House race

Georgia: Two of every three Paulding voters cast ballots early | At Issue: Crying child vs. voting rights

Idaho: Voter turnout likely 75 to 80 percent | Secretary of state reflects on Election Day as poll worker

Illinois: Illinois broke early voting record

Indiana: Some voters may have been turned away on Election Day | NWI experienced a voting high this year

Iowa: Sioux City man wants to force special election to fill council vacancy

Kansas: Voting location maps taken off county website during election

Louisiana: Officials verify voting results | LSU issuing voter ID compliant credentials | Hessmer 'lock out' was innocent error

Maine: Logistics could put RCV on hold in 2018

Maryland: Havre de Grace to hold special election on Dec. 27 | Voter turnout well below projections | Provisional and absentee ballots counted after Election Day

Massachusetts: Criticism emerges around ballot question in Holyoke | Plymouth: Early voting equals late results

Michigan: More voting problems for blind people; state promises fix | Livonia woman, 99, has voted in-person in each election | Lack of 'I Voted' stickers disappoints some

Minnesota: A peek behind the scenes on Election Day| Software glitch to blame for county's late election results | Dakota Co. didn't report a single ballot until 2am. Why? | The vote must go on! Frazee fire, police help out when power outage hits on Election Day

Montana: With just a 2-vote difference, Lake Co. waiting to count provisionals

New Hampshire: College towns have big impact on NH election

New Mexico: New secretary of state will have her hands full

New York: Voting issues pop up in Silver Creek

North Carolina: NCGOP attorney demands recount after Durham voting machine error | Durham elections board defends election-night count | Durham Co. elections officials outline problems | 60K provisional ballots unlikely to change outcome

Ohio: Long-time women voters relish the opportunity | Senior voter, poll worker savor involvement in the process | Woman reports someone used her name to vote

Oklahoma: Challenger to seek recount

Pennsylvania: Few poll problems reported in county | Voter registration problems sent students in circles on Election Day | Volunteers grateful for hospitality of St. Mary's Church polling site

South Carolina: Poll worker shortage leads to challenge in mayor's race

South Dakota: Female student pulled fire alarm on Election Day

Tennessee: Absentee ballots stalled Shelby Co. election returns | Shelby Co. commissioner on election results delay

Texas: Montgomery Co. has ID'd steps to speed election night results | County works on new tallies

U.S. Virgin Islands: Absentee ballots being counted on St. Thomas

Utah: Salt Lake Co. clerk blasted over long lines on Election Day

Virginia: Registration mix-up causes issues for first-time voters | Canvass of Election Day ballots underway

Wisconsin: Lisbon ballot mystery solved

Wyoming: Putting in the time for the sake of freedom