National News: Senator presses WH to improve election cyber protections | New tool offers unprecedented access to US election data

Alabama: AG says state didn't have time to preserve digital images | Commission takes first step to approve new voter registrations system | Senate special election recount could cost $1.5M | Alabama election official skeptical that outstanding ballots will affect outcome

California: New county voting system will expand services | Logan wins international electoral award

Colorado: Rise in Douglas Co. voter registration triggers precinct changes

Connecticut: Supreme Court to hear arguments in Bridgeport primary case

Florida: Committee backing voting restoration amendment raises $1.1M in November | Washington Co. approves precinct closures | New bill aims to restore voting rights

Georgia: Norwood alleges double voting, other irregularities in recount request

Illinois: Retiring clerk makes it official

Indiana: Adoption of vote centers by Hendricks Co. draws praise

Maryland: Myersville considers longer polling place hours, other changes

Michigan: Voting equipment verifies Meridian election | County and townships eye new election equipment

New Hampshire: Sununu opposition to new GOP voting bill unchanged after meeting with sponsor

New Mexico: City takes fight to NM Supreme Court

New York: Board of elections begins moving back process after damaging fire | Victor students learn ins and outs of voting | State Board of Elections official says city must move to IRV | Why Mark-Viverito is pushing for pal to get BOE gig

North Carolina: Macon LWV disbands: Members reflect on 27 years of work | 'If I knew I couldn't vote, I wouldn't have voted': Felon faces up to 2 years in prison for voting | Democrats file suit to revive judicial primaries

North Dakota: Native American group blasts ND voter ID law | Fargo residents provide input on election reform | City of Fargo looks into implementing new voting system | Mandan Republican announces bid for secretary of state

Ohio: Election officials trim polling place, gear up to buy machines | Election official charged with violating law rebuffs call for resignation

Pennsylvania: A tiebreaking day at elections office settles races

Tennessee: Election commission weighs paper ballots

Virginia: Virginia is holding recounts in four key races. Here's how they work

Washington: Counties fed up with unfunded mandates may sue the state