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Thursday, 14 February 2013

February 14, 2013

National News: Seven hours on line to vote

Arizona: Marana launches its first all-mail election | County: More vote centers, more staff next time

Arkansas: Lawmakers weigh voter ID bill | Commission develops election plans

California: Mullin pushes for youth vote | Former assemblyman named Contra Costa elections chief

Colorado: Broomfield council opts for mail election

Connecticut: Weston Republican registrar steps down

Florida: Councilman proposes 10 year-lease for elections office | Emails undermine Hillsborough elections chief on donations | Did Hillsborough County elections supervisor pressure employees to fund campaign | Dems want into the election-reform game | Voting changes win bipartisan favor by House panel | House panel approves bill to expand early voting

Georgia: Feds could block elections bill

Idaho: House introduces bill limiting overseas voters

Illinois: Clerk's office eyeing election

Indiana: Meeting set on vote centers | Clark County eyes vote centers | Marion County to look at changes to where voters cast ballots

Iowa: Auditor proposes precinct changes

Maryland: Region supports voter ID mandate

Massachusetts: Town and special primary elections coincide | Lexington preps for special election possibilities | Handicapped-accessibility improvements planned at Fall River polling site

Missouri: House gives first round approval to voter ID legislation

New Jersey: Warren County BOE appears before freeholders | County clerk sends Vernon second bill for ballot mistake

New York: Forestville Central School to have county-run elections | Queens GOP can't block new BOE commissioner from firing

North Carolina: Elections analyst calls for voter reform

North Dakota: House passes voter ID amendment

Ohio: Eastlake voters could be getting paper ballots in addition to electronic ones

Oklahoma: Precinct worker opens home to displaced voters | Snow blamed for low election turnout |

Pennsylvania: Activist criticizes county election board for voting problems | Poll workers to get pay under plan

South Carolina: No voter ID issues in Florence County special election

Utah: Lake Community College wins Utah Election Campus Cup

Virginia: Senate panel OKs more stringent voter ID

Washington: Teens may get vote registration privilege | Officials suspect fraud in initiative signatures | Washington's next elections era