(Electionline is currently working from the Mountain Time Zone so news stories will be posted by 8 a.m. Eastern daily through August 16. Thank you for your patience.)

National News: Where do the presidential candidates stand on voting rights | Study shows two-thirds of U.S. military lacks confidence in election system | The fight against strict voting laws pushes on | US election fraud allegations prompt calls for reform

Alabama: Fairfield municipal election could be jeopardy | Daphne precinct consolidation questioned ahead of election

Arizona: Maricopa Co. poll workers won't enforce ballot harvesting law | What to do if you received two early ballots

Arkansas: County begins election prep, paper ballots going away | Secretary of state to respond to FOIA on flagged voters

California: Butte Co. Clerk: We're not concerned with vote tampering | San Diego city council votes against proposal to shorten ballot pamphlets

Colorado: Colorado official: Rigged election 'a conspiracy of extraordinary proportions' |Colorado has some of the most active voters in the U.S.

Connecticut: New motor voter registration in full swing | SEEC probes possible election fraud

Florida: Collier Co. to test voting machines | Miami-Dade Co. holds mock election to test voting machines | Elections officials seek to assure voters | Sancho dispels election myths | Residents fight against polling location where candidate works

Illinois: DuPage Co. election commission to review software purchases | DuPage election leader warns of long lines in November | Clerk says best way to avoid lines it register ahead of election | Central Ill. counties prepare for elections with online tools

Indiana: 'Rigged' election: Clerks weigh in on possibility locally

Louisiana: As new voter restrictions crash and burn, Louisiana above the fray

Massachusetts: Chicopee plans to move voting location for primary

Michigan: State seeks to reinstate ban on straight-ticket voting for fall election

Missouri: Gov. Nixon doubles down on voter ID veto

New York: Seniors have an uphill fight to vote--literally

North Carolina: Uncertainty still clouds NC elections | Buncombe to grapple with voter ID law, early voting Thursday | Rowan Co. BOE schedules meeting following election ruling

Ohio: State funds poll worker training

Oregon: Oregon 'Motor Voter' registering average 735 voters a day | Election director faced termination

Pennsylvania: Lawmakers examine election codes, voting machine legislation | County alters polling sites

Texas: Texas begins proposing adjustments to voter ID law | Crises managers will help design Texas voter ID outreach | Number of voting centers reduced to three by county

Virginia: Va. election board to discuss rights restoration| Partial felon voting list released | Roanoke man mistakenly has voting rights taken away | More felons gained, lost the right to vote in Richmond than anywhere else in Va.

Washington: Pasco agrees it can't fix district-based voting issue, wants federal judge to weigh-in

West Virginia: Kanawha prosecutor asks for ruling on county clerk candidate

Wisconsin: Appeals court stays ruling

Wyoming: Six polling sites available this election