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October 29, 2014

National News: An estimated 5.9M voting-age Americans won't be able to vote

California: Officials deliver corrected ballots to some Galt voters | High school students working the upcoming election | 600+ HS students step up to manage polling places | Heavy ballots may need extra postage, still getting delivered | County elections officials busy correcting ballot mistake  

Colorado: How concerned should Coloradans be about voter fraud? | County thorough in verifying voter signatures | GOP: Some Boulder Co. election judges are Democrats posing as Republicans |

Florida: Report: Florida elections system has improved, but problems remain

Georgia: State receives mixed review on election improvements | Fulton Co. judge dismisses voter registration lawsuit | Judge declines to intervene in 'missing' voters lawsuit

Hawaii: State elections officials prepare for lava | Pahoa polling places adjusted

Illinois: Early voting site changes draw criticism in Lake Co.

Indiana: Morris in dark about risky vote procedures | Election workers won't get raise this year | Emails about clerk's ballot request might reveal conflict

Iowa: Candidate Brad Anderson looking to increase voter turnout | Pate's ready to take his old job back

Kansas: Clerk's office ready for the big day | Emails reveal Kansans' voting habits | SoS race is tied a week before elections

Kentucky: Kentucky ranks low in voter access, study says

Louisiana: Early voter turnout explodes in NOLa

Maine: Local clerks report waves of early voters

Maryland: Md. BOE probe Republican-to-Democrat ballot switch claims | Three voting machines reported to flip votes in MoCo | GOP calls for investigation of voting machines after errors are reported | Voting machine troubles fixed in Md. | 'Vote flipping' alleged in Cecil Co.| Two county machines decommissioned after early-voting problems | St. Mary's College students serve as election judges

Massachusetts: Chicopee voting location to remain at former senior center | Candidates for SoS have at it

Michigan: Common Cause: Michigan should improve voting process

Minnesota: Candidates face off in SoS race | Anoka Co. gears up for Election Day | Voting option is a hit with Minnesotans

Montana: Ballot returns build as election nears | Some voters receive absentee ballots for wrong district | Stanford research gaffe: School apologizes to Montana voters for 'election guide'

Nebraska: 92-year-old whose chair collapsed at polling place to receive $25K settlement

New Mexico: Long ballot, small print, poor lighting lead to frustration

New York: Niagara Legislature orders voting machine storage contract

North Carolina: Asheville nonprofits innovate to get out the vote | Elections board says few votes cast by ineligible voters | After debate about early voting site, surge of voting recorded

Ohio: Election board putting machines to test before Election Day | Turner calls Husted's attack ad against her 'vicious, racist and sexist'

Oregon: Due to error, supplemental ballots to arrive in coming days

Pennsylvania: Pa. gets mixed grades in elections conduct| Voting a costly endeavor for counties

Rhode Island: Voter ID law an issue in SoS race | Elorza camp asks for more scrutiny of mail ballots| State police mail ballot investigation to continue through election day

South Carolina: Charleston Co. election commission explains how it protects votes

Tennessee: New complaint directed at election commission administration

Texas: Voting machine issues reported in Jefferson Co.| Super precinct working in Galveston Co. | New ID law prevents veteran from voting | No voter ID problems | US attorney to address election fraud, voting rights complaints | Some schools in Central Texas not following Texas election code | Push underway to remove students from schools on Election Day | Dallas Co. voters under movement restriction because of Ebola allowed to vote via email | Political dartboard at polling place offends voters

Vermont: Second absentee flaw in Burlington

Virginia: Jefferson area tea party calls for removal of Charlottesville registrar | Lyon Park polling place quietly moved to Garfield Park |Poll workers in Lynchburg will hand-count some ballots after printing error

Washington: Secretary of state stands by local election process

Wisconsin: Voters getting confusing, misleading messages about Wisconsin election | GAB says teen not eligible to vote day before 18th birthday | Feds ready to help with voting problems