National News: Presidential voter fraud commission criticized by own members for lack of transparency | A tale of two efforts to improve confidence in US elections | Dems to hear from state officials on election security | More than a dozen states still refuse to release voter data

Alabama: State will give names of crossover voters to prosecutors

California: New voter registration rules help latecomers | Bills mount as cities switch to district elections | Walnut Creek attorney announces candidacy for secretary of state

Colorado: Secretary of state discusses election changes

Connecticut: Rossi campaign files complaints alleging absentee ballot fraud in West Haven election

Florida: In Florida, felons want voting rights back as soon as they complete their sentences

Illinois: Voter advocates push Illinois to exit multistate database | A push for voting changes

Indiana: County mulls voting machine upgrade | Plea deal possible in voter fraud case | Polling locations may be reduced

Louisiana: Schedler proposes appointments to reduce special elections

Maine: Dunlap criticizes voter fraud commission's lack of transparency

Maryland: SBOE to allow release of precinct by precinct results

Massachusetts: Worcester registers, pre-registers 592 students

Michigan: Montcalm Co. clerk's office closed 2 days per week due to budget cuts

Minnesota: Early voting draws thousands in Minneapolis city election

Mississippi: Circuit Clerk's office prepares for special election

New Jersey: Eagleton study finds uptick in voter turnout at Rutgers

New York: Voters shun profusion of local primary elections

North Carolina: Why don't Duke students vote in local elections?

North Dakota: Fargo city leaders discuss ballot measures to reform elections

Ohio: He didn't vote in a few elections. In the next one, Ohio said he couldn't

Pennsylvania: Effort to address Allegheny Co. voting machine vulnerabilities faces hurdles

Tennessee: Election commissioners talk budget| Stewart Co.'s next administrator of elections will come from pool of 14 applicants | Galesburg election commission adds new staffer

Texas: Commissioners Court approves consolidating voting locations

Utah: Navajo case challenging Utah mail-in ballots heads to trial

Virginia: In Dillwyn, lots of candidates, but none on the ballot