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Friday, 11 January 2013

January 11, 2013

Arizona: County elections website now bilingual

California: Gathering the facts on the costs of the special election

Colorado: Compromise sought for inactive Colorado voters | City to hand-count special election ballots | Doubts still plague Boulder's election results despite state ruling

Connecticut: Former official takes oath as Litchfield registrar of voters | State Rep. Baram subject of elections enforcement complaints

Florida: Clemens proposes limit on lawmaker-driven referendums | New voter registration bill filed in state senate | Some lawmakers push to make voter registration automatic | MTV in the clear on voting fraud | Pasco supervisor of elections accepting scholarship applications | Elections office hopes to save taxpayer money | Florida election supervisors want up to 14 early voting days

Georgia: Commissioners approve board of elections

Guam: GEC audits absentee ballots

Illinois: State elections board sued over late ballots for overseas voters

Iowa: Democrat announces bid for Iowa secretary of state | Funding for Iowa's voting probe is under scrutiny

Louisiana: Panel's proposals protect Louisiana voters from ID theft | Partial recount of toll referendum set for Feb. 16

Maine: Legislators push statewide ranked-choice voting

Massachusetts: New charges for Villamaino, Llewellyn in voter fraud case

Minnesota: Senate leader wants to put brakes on ballot questions

New Hampshire: Derry sets its polling places through 2016

New Jersey: Bill for Vernon ballot glitch: Who pays?

New York: Dutchess to print Spanish election ballots | Voting rights to be discussed | Push for early voting in NY begins | Top court delays ballot count

North Carolina: GOP leaders soften stance on voter ID | Board of elections works to maintain voting lists

Rhode Island: RI considers ban on 'master lever'

South Carolina: Richland Co. elections attorney presents possible solutions to fix voting process | Election board votes to appoint McBride 2nd in command at election commission | New voting law gives choices for photo ID | SC voters can still cast ballots without photo ID | Gowdy vows to get to bottom of voter ID opposition | Election commission considers splitting four precincts

Tennessee: Judge rules Pigeon Forge liquor vote must be scrapped, orders new election

Virginia: Bills would extend voting hours in Virginia | Voting legislation proposed in Va. General Assembly | Salem delegate proposes legislation about voting rights | Governor's bills on voting rights face obstacles | McEachin wants restoration of rights measure named for late-Sen. Miller | House Dems unveil voting, election reforms