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Friday, 26 July 2013

July 26, 2013

National: Justice Dept. to take on states over voting rights | Ginsburg: Push for voter ID laws predictable

Alabama: AG says state ready for DOJ challenge to voter ID law

Alaska: State seeks new voter registration system | Voting map submitted, language lawsuit filed

California: Riverside gets creative in voter registration and early voting efforts

Illinois: Locals educated on voter registration laws

Kansas: Kansas voting laws could face DOJ scrutiny

Kentucky: Clerk files ethics complaint against Grimes

Louisiana: Federal judge to hear Baton Rouge voting rights case Friday

Maryland: New district plan worries Berlin

Mississippi: Ware among witnesses called in day two of testimony | 375 absentee ballots called illegal in Hattiesburg election

Nebraska: Bellevue special election will mean greater expense for Sarpy County

New Hampshire: Hassan vetoes changes to absentee ballot processing

New Jersey: State to reimburse county for special elections | Fall's heavy election schedule has officials scrambling | Council opposes Oct. election | Special elections pose costly questions in Montclair | Candidate sues to change Atlantic County ballot

New York: McDonough seeks $5M following voter fraud case | Former Silver aide will be BOE enforcer

North Carolina: North Carolina first to tighten voting laws after ruling | Voter ID bill, proposed system overhaul prompts protest in Wilmington | Senate approves voter ID bill | Elections officials split on voter ID bill | Voting changes head to governor | Widespread voter fraud not an issue in NC, data shows | Protest at Wilmington city hall targets voting bill

North Dakota: Another warrant issues in voter fraud case

Pennsylvania: Expert rebuts Pa. voter ID claims | State to call more witnesses in voter ID trial | Union says more than 35K voters disenfranchised in November

South Carolina: Columbia election will cost up to $71K more than budgeted

Tennessee: Forrest Hill Community Center to again be used as polling precinct | Davidson election commission delays vote on move

Texas: Feds seek new scrutiny of Texas election laws | A guide to voting rights lawsuits in Texas | Local leaders react to impending court action on voting | Jeff Co. voters could soon cast ballots at any polling location

Utah: N. Ogden council OKs poll workers after debate

Virginia: Online voter registration 'good' for county

Wisconsin: Windsor, DeForest to purchase new election equipment