National News: States need to modernize the polling place, but funding is scarce | Civil rights panel warns that new DOJ stance opens door to voter disenfranchisement

Alabama: Groups ask Alabama to restore voters to 'active' status | Secretary of state responds to concerns about municipal election monitoring | City of Mobile has several new polling locations

California: Stern's bill set to improve voter registration among foster youth will become law | Is Rancho Water's late-August election legal? Not for long

Connecticut: Merrill will seek third term as secretary of state

Florida: 'I Voted' sticker contest open to students | County OKs two new early voting sites | Absentee ballot fraud: Candidates could be breaking the law

Georgia: Chatham Co. drops voter challenge | Georgia will change policy after complaints over notice sent to voters | Paulding eyes voter convenience by reducing precincts, adding early voting sites

Indiana: Indiana election commission again fails to approve Lake Co. precinct consolidation plan

Kansas: County clerk completes professional certification program | Trial to examine bias claim against Kobach's office

Massachusetts: Early voting unavailable in Holyoke, other municipal elections this year

Michigan: Shelby Twp. clerk to announced secretary of state candidacy | Council candidate request recount in Center Line

Nevada: Recall elections could cost taxpayers $150K

New Jersey: Murphy attacks Guadagno for silence on WH fraud panel | Breaking silence, NJ says it will send some info to WH panel

North Carolina: State bars use of American Legion in King as polling site

Ohio: Old elections building to be razed

Pennsylvania: Zelienople polling site moves

South Dakota: Ballot measure would let people vote at home

Tennessee: Cast a ballot at any vote center in 2018

Texas: Texas asks Supreme Court to uphold voting maps for 2018 | Bastrop Co. elections dept. is asking community partners to help register voters on National Voter Registration Day | No second special session called for redistricting

Virginia: Waverly mayor's election fraud trial underway

Washington: Would moving the state's August primary get more people to vote?

West Virginia: Cabell names deputy clerk Powell to fill in as county clerk