Editor’s Note: Electionline will be in California for the NASED conference on Thursday and Friday so stories will appear a bit later than normal, around 9 a.m. Eastern.

National News: Service members turned out in small numbers in 2016 | Policy groups fight for records on president's voter commission | Voting machine companies square off in patent dispute | Many county election officials still lack cybersecurity training

Arizona: Maricopa Co. supervisors concerned about Fontes' 2018 election plan

California: Officials say county should handle recall

Georgia: Gwinnett Co. sends first bilingual letter to voters

Illinois: Rauner plans to sign AVR bill | State officials put off decision on WH panel's request for data

Indiana: Hamilton Co. abruptly disbands bipartisan voter registration board

Kansas: Uncounted Kansas ballots fuel fears about Kobach's proposals

Louisiana: LWV of Lafayette press local leaders to make early voting more accessible

Massachusetts: Salem seat to remain vacant 14 months

Minnesota: Minnesota secretary of state rejects request for voting data

North Carolina: County board crosses party lines with election judge appointments

Ohio: State representative running for secretary of state

Pennsylvania: Allegheny Co. election integrity coalition won't get a ballot question but is still pushing for new laws

Rhode Island: BOE names Robert Rapoza as new executive director

South Dakota: Proposals could raise the bar for ballot questions in South Dakota | SD open primaries campaign to get $140K boost

Tennessee: Council member recommends sensitivity training for election administrator

Texas: Anti-voter fraud bill increases penalties for violators | Seniors push back against mail-in ballot fraud law | Public invited to test drive voting machines

Virginia: Local felons talk about restoring voting rights