National News: Ex-DOJ official blasts Voting Rights enforcement  |  Three states may keep us guessing about midterm after elections  |  Bias led to 'gutting' of Black Panther case Justice official says

Overseas News: Congress seeks state absentee ballot compliance

Alaska: Murkowski seeks clarification on write-ins  |  Murkowski: Uncertainty about vote-counting process

Arizona: An early primary is suggested for Arizona

California: Every vote counts: Report, legislation seek more accountability for manufacturers  |  Huizar proposes conducting L.A. city elections by mail  |  Poll workers needed in posh neighborhoods  |  Obstacles challenge election reform bid

Colorado: Move underway to change how voters are tabulated  |  Candidates debate state's voting security  |  Aspen election commission mulls actions if voters retain IRV

Connecticut: Bysiewicz announces absentee ballots for overseas/military voters

Florida: Election day is already over for many Floridians as early voting surges  |  Daytona leaders face absentee ballot probe

Guam: GEC welcomes federal lawsuit

Illinois: Ballot access lawsuit doesn't stop suburban election process

Indiana: Voting machines ready for November election

Louisiana: Polling place has competition from festival

Maryland: National Guard member sues election board  |  Guardsman, military advocates sue elections board

Michigan: Benson challenges GOP rival to reveal finances

Minnesota: Secretary of state candidates debate

New Mexico: Claims fuel contest for secretary of state

New York: Minor errors plagued vote  |  Clerk takes heat for going to poll sites  |  Polling is consolidated  |  DiPietro takes BOE to court

North Carolina: 16, 17-year olds pre-register  |  Some Wake polling places change

North Dakota: Party leader calls for Spirit Lake Reservation voting site

Rhode Island: Russo asks state Supreme Court to halt printing of ballots

South Dakota: Shannon officials and commissioners reach accord, early voting to start  |  Secretary of state race gains steam

Tennessee: Changes, complaints hit Davidson County election commission

Vermont: Ballot delays not causing a problem

Virginia: More Va. felons get their rights restored

West Virginia: GOP may appeal ballot ruling  |  Court denies GOP appeal

Wyoming: Voting rights legal bills top $880K