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Wednesday, 03 May 2017

May 3, 2017

Alabama: GOP proposal would prevent crossover voting

California: County registrar named finalist in public engagement award

Florida: 'Pop in to Register' earns Image Award for elections office

Georgia: Fulton may expand early voting in special election runoff

Illinois: Voter registration accusations are 'garbage,' McHenry clerk says

Indiana: Common Cause, NAACP sue over Marion Co. early voting site | Governor mandates consolidation of Lake Co. precincts

Iowa: Iowa still one of three states with a felon voting ban

Maryland: Residents question election office move

Michigan: Facebook sharing voting reminders for Michigan's May 2 elections | New voting equipment to be implemented in Michigan | Jimmy John's $1 subs outpace some voting precincts in Saginaw Co. | Officials track slow start at local precincts | Bay Co. launching new, high-tech voting machines this August | Ingham Co. clerk confident in election security following attempted hack

Minnesota: In both Minneapolis and St. Paul, new efforts seek to move municipal elections

Mississippi: Missing poll book pages at Byram precincts | Light turnout for primaries | Some Waynesboro voters face precinct confusion

Montana: Officials predict low turnout for House special election

Nebraska: Sen. Wayne to attempt veto override of LB75

New York: Activists, lawmakers rally for voting reform at Capitol

Ohio: Cuyahoga Co. voters use electronic poll books for first election | Pataskala polling place using paper ballots | E-poll book trial an apparent success | Special elections cost taxpayers big money | 3,700 voters will have to change where they cast vote today | Voting machine malfunction gave some Licking Co. voters wrong issue | Elections countywide go smoothly, quietly | Licking Co. ballot issue resolved quickly | No issues reported in today's special elections | Polling location loses power in Warren Co. | Voter turnout varies across Richland Co. | Mahoning Co. working out bugs in new election results software | Cuyahoga Co. BOE has first successful use of e-poll books

Oregon: Marion Co. election voters get empty ballot envelopes

Pennsylvania: Voting machine testing taking place today

Rhode Island: Push for early voting gets town clerks' support

South Carolina: Richland's new election director faces challenges

Texas: State's failures led to voter ID problems in 2016 | DOJ will monitor Pasadena elections | Early voting ends with a flurry | Early voting brings high turnout to the polls | Bexar Co. early vote totals up, voter apathy still a problem | Early voting numbers higher than last three Amarillo elections

Virginia: New polling place for county precinct | How to cast your ballot on county's new machines

Wyoming: Laramie Co. clerk: Final count shows 5100 voted early