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August 1-3, 2015

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National News: 50 years after landmark bill signed, voting rights still fiercely debated | Republicans slam breaks on voting rights bill | Selma to Washington: NAACP begins 860-mile march for voting rights

Alabama: Voting Rights Act to be celebrated

Alaska: Mallott weighs in on new elections director, voting lawsuit

California: Voting needs a serious over, and LA might have the solution | Last county jurisdiction agrees to pilot program | City clerks criticize Sacramento Co. elections office | Voting trends require newer counting equipment | Registrar puts some voters on idle list | San Mateo to move ahead with all-mail election

Connecticut: Ganim to registrar: Check the absentees | Hartford election monitor established | Litchfield woman tapped as state election monitor for Hartford

Delaware: Fenwick voters question voter registration process ahead of election

Florida: Embattled Fla. elections chief goes on the defense | Volusia Co. getting new voting equipment | Eatonville voter fraud case dismissed

Georgia: Commissioners consider funding for 2016 elections

Indiana: Elkhart Co.'s Hudson named clerk of the year

Michigan: Ypsilanti man pleads guilty to voter fraud

Mississippi: Gearing up for election day | Miss. county election commission sued for having more registered voters than eligible voters

Missouri: Former news anchor to run for SoS

New Mexico: Citizen group seeks voter ID in city elections

New York: 7 cases referred by elections unit for possible prosecution

North Carolina: Key voting rights test now in federal judge's hands | Historic federal trial on voting rights ends; judge to issue decision later this year | US judge has many questions in NC voting rights case | State to hold hearing on removing Butner from elections board | Town requests money back to eliminate early voting site | Garner council wants to close early voting site this fall

North Dakota: County considering vote by mail

Ohio: City voters to share three polling places

Tennessee: Rhea voting machines soon to be usable | New voter registration cards mailed to county residents

Texas: Walker Co. recruiting election workers

Washington: Officials delivering ballots to 45 Yakima voters who didn't receive them

Wisconsin: Status quo likely won't last at GAB | Report: Polling places pose problems for disabled