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Wednesday, 22 March 2017

March 22, 2017

Alabama: Alabama secretary of state's office honored with award for mock election

Arkansas: Arkansas lawmakers approve voter ID law, send it to Hutchinson

California: Supervisors slam proposed election changes | Final election tallies put voter turnout at 20%, so it wasn't LA's worst ever

Colorado: Former chairman of Colorado GOP suspected of voter fraud, forgery | New voting services agreement | Early voting centers could be reduced under bill | Behind the scenes: The ballot counting process | Colorado Springs clerk: Some voters don't realize they need to unfold their ballots to vote for all races

District of Columbia: Bill would make June the permanent month for DC's primary election | DC primary may move to June to avoid breaking federal law

Florida: Indian River Co. will spend $1M for new voting machines | Lawsuit challenges state on ex-felon voting rights

Georgia: Kennesaw State was warned its server may be vulnerable to data breach | Polls reporting a light turnout; no issues | Forsyth to hold voter record hearings | BOE retiree gets party

Indiana: New voting machines eyed | Hundreds of Lake precincts to get the ax | Lake precinct consolidation deal stalled

Kentucky: Grimes named Kentucky communicator of the year

Massachusetts: Plymouth town election will feature new voting equipment

Michigan: Longtime elections coordinator plans to retire

Montana: Special election legislation now in House Judiciary Committee

Nevada: Nevada moves to join 11 other states in popular vote effort | Sandoval's first veto of 2017 rejects AVR | Sandoval vetoes AVR

New Hampshire: Divided Senate panel narrowly recommends passage of revised voting reform bill | Bill to tighten election laws clears first hurdle | Lawmakers eye protections for towns that postponed elections | Lisbon officials scramble after all selectmen resign on eve of election | Lawmakers dig through legal consequences of snowy town voting mess

Ohio: Changes coming to Allen Co. polling locations | Elections board members in dispute over alleged agreement

Oregon: Oregon gets high marks for voter turnout in new report

Pennsylvania: Write-in candidate appears to win special election

South Carolina: Spartanburg GOP to hold precinct reorganization

Tennessee: Electronic poll book included in EC budget

Texas: Dublin man indicted for voter fraud

Utah: Provo municipal council approves vote by mail | Springville considers a move to vote-by-mail

Virginia: Richmond's mayoral dropouts inspire change to Va. election law

Washington: Precinct changes affect about 18,500 voters

Wisconsin: Need an ID to vote? Here's how to get one in time for spring | Wisconsin had second-worst presidential election turnout decline since 2012