National News: Sen. Rand Paul woos minorities in critique against voting laws | Access to the polls in the hands of the courts | Online tools expected to ease absentee voting

Alaska: Judge to move quickly on ballot lawsuit

Arizona: Trend toward early voting by mail continues | Ballot printers busy gearing up for general election

Arkansas: County poll workers to swap locations

California: Registrar's office open until midnight on Tuesday| California Election Watch 2014: Secretary of state race | San Bernardino Co. pulling out all stops to get voters

Colorado: Colorado elections office sends registration cards to live hopes | CU, CSU students compete to increase voter registration  

District of Columbia: Council grills BOE on voting problems

Florida: Very early voting starts as wave of Florida ballots go overseas | Supervisor of elections to mail absentee ballots to members of military

Georgia; On one side, Ga. voter registration probe a bid deal, on the other, not so much | Macon-Bibb could allow Sunday voting

Idaho: Teton Co. warns of voter registration scam | Ysursa urges voters to register, marks National Voter Registration Month

Illinois: Sandvoss prepares to take over BOE

Indiana: State issues app for voter registration

Iowa: Linn Co. officials in spat with Linn-Mar over pre-election postcards

Kansas: Court ruling won't end Senate dispute | Kobach to add disclaimer to Senate ballots | Kansas ballots go overseas without a Dem in Senate race | Wrong deadline date in email from Sedgwick Co. election office | Both sides weigh in on Kobach's handling of ballot issue

Kentucky: Felons pushing Kentucky lawmakers to restore voting rights

Minnesota: Ready, set vote: Minnesota's window opens for voting by in-person or mailed absentee ballots | Minnesota township official accused of ballot burning | Ritchie makes way for new SoS

Montana: National voting rights person warns of barriers, Montana's Referendum 126

New Mexico: Supreme Court puts pot questions back on ballot | Secretary of State Duran weighs in | Overseas ballots in Bernalillo co. mailed by deadline

New York: City council green-lights three new BOE commissioners

North Carolina: NC GOP see positives with voter ID credit

Ohio: ACLU urges court to block Ohio from reducing vote | Ohio's 'Golden Week' is back--but will voters take advantage of it | Hamilton Co. holding voter check 'telethon' to aid voters

Oklahoma: Page to help voters cast ballot by mail

Oregon: Oregon modernizes voter registration

Pennsylvania: Accessibility of polling places has improved | With elections looming, Penn groups push for voter registration

South Carolina: Lexington Co. adding 100 poll workers for November

South Dakota: SD voters cast absentee ballots

Tennessee: Sevier Co. election commission holding National Voter Registration Day event

Texas: Election equipment passes test | Dallas voters can get free voter ID card at mobile station | City prepares for National Voter Registration Day | Court challenge to voter ID law nears end

U.S. Virgin Islands: St. Thomas elections board's late changes to ballot mean it may again miss federal deadline to send military ballots

Utah: Same-day voter registration pilot program off to slow start | Holladay may switch to vote-by-mail next year

Virginia: Charlottesville corruption investigation continues | Absentee voting starts up in Fairfax, across commonwealth

Washington: King Co. elections debuts Instagram campaign | In Washington county, elections office remains gun-friendly | Effort reaches out to register 200K voting-age adults

Wisconsin: State has no budget for voter ID, agencies say | Elections chief scramble to implement voter ID | Chad Vader will help explain voter ID to Dane Co. | Many Wisconsin student ID cards will not work for voting | Three county clerks won't use GAB-issued ballot | Dane Co. clerk didn't follow elections board model ballot | Bilingual election workers needed, mayor says | Some election officials refuse to use newly-designed ballots | Voter ID law will not affect many absentee voters in Dodge County | McDonnell: Implementing voter ID this close to election 'a mess'