National News: Voting rights battles heat up ahead of midterm elections | DoD takes steps to aid absentee voters

Alaska: Plaintiff says they won't appeal ballot lawsuit ruling

Arkansas: Arguments set this week for Arkansas voter ID case

California: Programming error forces redo on school board sample ballots | Napa Co. elections division has temporary home

Colorado: Routt Co. ready for election

Florida: State Attorney, FDLE review supervisor of elections recording | County calls Weeks' taping of a conversation 'illegal' | Mailer mixup: Elections officials fault Scott mailing

Georgia: Sunday voting approved in Richmond Co. | Dougherty Co. official calls for Sunday voting | Water damage puts crimp in Bibb election workers' day

Indiana: With changes in place, polling centers will open next week

Iowa: Pate wants to boost military voting | Woodbury Co. absentee voters to see affidavit change | Some facing delays for absentee ballots

Kansas: No ruling in bid to fill U.S. Senate seat | Judges weigh ballot lawsuit after plaintiff fails to show

Kentucky: 400 people use new online absentee ballot system | Thousands of election workers needed

Massachusetts: Kids Voting Stoughton teaches civics lessons with youth election

Michigan: Election duties of Gaines Township clerk taken away by Genesee Co. clerk

Minnesota: As Election Day nears, changes take effect to ease voting concerns | Training will help people with disabilities to vote

Montana: Ravalli commissioners won't take position on primary suit

New York: Voter registration push comes to Port Richmond

North Carolina: NC elections board investigating AFP's error-filled mailer to voters

North Dakota: Jaeger encouraging voters to use election website

Ohio: Supreme Court grants Ohio's request to shorten early voting period | Early voting in Ohio blocked | U.S. Supreme Court delays early voting | Ruling halts Golden Week of early voting | Elections board authorizes probe in Facebook page | New early voting schedule released | Cuyahoga Co. BOE to mail more than 108K ballots for November  

Pennsylvania: Polling place change will save county money

Texas: Voter registration simplified | County clerk incumbent, challenger talk elections | County commissioners propose nixing early voting site

Utah: Lawmaker wants to register high school students to vote

Virginia: Southside registrars help voters get prepared for new voter ID law | Groups offer free rides to help voters get ID before Election Day

Wisconsin: Students seek to overcome voter ID barriers at the polls