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Thursday, 16 February 2017

February 16, 2017

National News: Locking down voting tech | Inside the recount | Do voter ID laws suppress minority voting? | With party in trouble, Dems hit voting laws

Alabama: County moves busy polling place from school

Arizona: Council votes against special election

Florida: Voting machines undergo testing ahead of Mexico Beach election | Lawmakers consider allowing guns at polling places

Georgia: State probe into Sandy Springs special election still ongoing | No March election in Polk Co. | Retiring poll managers honored at reception

Idaho: Bill to add concealed carry permit as voter ID moves forward | Idaho official: Federal agency may have tried to hack state elections site

Illinois: Champaign Co. board reverses itself, nixes polling place merger | Bureau Co. precincts change for wheelchair access

Indiana: Voter registration House Bill 1178 | Howard Sims presented with poll worker of the year

Iowa: Students, officials react to voter ID legislation

Maine: Legislators consider voter ID bills | Bills to tighten voter ID rules in Maine strongly opposed at hearings

Massachusetts: Healey calls NH voter fraud claim 'pathetic'

Mississippi: Pascagoula proposes everyone vote at one location

Missouri: Proposition wording too long to fit on Hannibal ballots

Nevada: Some Nevada cities could go all-mail for municipal elections

New Hampshire: House rejects measure to ban guns from polling places

New Jersey: Promised quorum could bring election commission out of cold storage

New Mexico: Judge rules no voter fraud in Espanola election

New York: Lawsuit seeks to remove names of dead from Freeport voter lists

Ohio: Second name surfaces for BOE seat

Oregon: Ballot initiative would require voters to prove citizenship before voting

Tennessee: Wilson voter handbook now available

Texas: Commissioners back online voter registration | El Paso Co. wants to register more teens | Pasadena won't fight voting rights order | 11K Cameron Co. voters to confirm information

Wisconsin: Bill would prevent certain candidates from requesting recounts in future state elections