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Wednesday, 14 December 2016

December 14, 2016

National News: Stymied recount show flaws in ballot integrity, Stein says

Arizona: Election fix: More early ballots, more vote centers

Arkansas: Yell Co. Quorum Court updated on 2016 election equipment | State Rep. presents new voter ID bill | Lawmaker files bill requiring document, ID card to vote

California: Salinas earns praise for election efforts | In a move that will save costs, vote for open council seats will piggyback onto countywide election

Colorado: More than 20K ballots not counted because of signature discrepancies, ID issues 

Florida; State moves forward with online voter registration

Illinois: Budget cuts may reduce polling places in Peoria Co. | DuPage Co. proposes merger of election commission, clerk's office | Nearly four-year-old ballot violation charge continued again

Indiana: Recount verifies win

Maryland: Elkton-area man awarded $2,416 in 'nose bite' case

Michigan: Detroit voting machine failures were widespread on Election Day | Michigan elections panel weighs value of vote recount | State vows to examine Detroit's over-vote precincts | Michigan Senate won't vote on voter ID | Strict voter ID bill stalls in Senate | Officials to audit some Detroit precincts as issues of uncounted ballots arise

New Jersey: Printing firm agrees to cover Burlington Co.'s extra election expenses

New York: NY primary purge still under investigation

North Carolina: State elections board dismisses complaint | Registration deadlines left thousands of votes uncounted | Federal judge asks for evidence, schedules trial in Greensboro redistricting case | Democrats introduce bills to change voting hours

Ohio: Henry Co. voter database breached week before election | Husted tells Legislature his office doesn't need money in upcoming budget | Local election worker honored

Pennsylvania: Poll workers to see pay increase in 2018

South Carolina: Harris appeals vote-fraud ruling

Texas: Paxton formally asks SCOTUS to take up voter ID

U.S. Virgin Islands: Elections board hires lawyer

Utah: County clerk believes vote-by-mail worked well in Cache Co.

Virginia: Federal appeals court upholds Va. voter ID law | Appeals court upholds Virginia's voter ID law

Wisconsin: Greenfield's 'found' ballots counted on election night | Rock Co. recount finds few changes | Committee favors transferring $27K for electronic voting to contingency fund | Election officials: No evidence of hacking in WI recount