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Monday, 01 May 2017

April 29-May 1, 2017

Alabama: Volunteer group helps others register to vote | Franklin commission holding public hearing on voting changes

Alaska: If Senate agrees, new House bill would make voting easier

Connecticut: Berlin considers reducing polling places due to low interest

Florida: Police investigating allegations of absentee ballot fraud in Sweetwater | Escambia elections office already prepping for 2018 vote

Georgia: Civil rights groups push to reopen registration

Hawaii: All-mail balloting bill dies in final hour of conference

Illinois: Scott Co. clerk defends voter rolls

Louisiana: Voting rights on trial on The Bayou

Maryland: Legislative audit questions voter registration security | Auditors say MD election board put voters' personal data at risk

Massachusetts: Marblehead considers whether to keep electing town clerk

Mississippi: Secretary of state tours Mississippi, talks elections

Montana: Two separate elections in one month causing confusion | Odd election day leads to closed polling places in Montana | Cascade Co. elections office getting ready for special election

Nevada: Nevada looks at replacing aging voting machines

New Hampshire: What would changing registration rules in NH mean for student voters? | GOP-backed election bill may complicate voting for homeless

New Mexico: Clerk's office prepares for Tuesday election | Expect long lines to vote Tuesday

New York: Finalists for NYC's new 'I Voted' stickers announced | Election reformers make case for early voting in NY

North Carolina: Judges side with Cooper, temporarily block latest attempt to remake elections board | Governor sues to stop elections board overhaul | Commissioners say no to special election | Raleigh may expand early voting for city council election | Ashland Co. will not have primary election | Brunswick man recounts being accused of voter fraud

Ohio: Electronic poll books will debut on Tuesday | County voters will be welcomed to polls with electronic check-in | Electronic pollbooks to be used Tuesday

Pennsylvania: Elections office seeks to fill ranks of local boards for May 16 primary

Rhode Island: Legislators consider making post-election audits law in RI | Newsmakers: Secretary of state Nellie Gorbea

Texas: Lubbock commissioners approve new election precinct maps for 2018 | Former elections administrator won't file complaint | Battle of Flowers causes pause in early voting

West Virginia: Secretary of state releases report on first 100 days

Wisconsin: AG contradicts himself, says voter fraud probe is open

Wyoming: Outreach continues as sixth-penny election looms