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Thursday, 22 May 2014

May 22, 2014

Alabama: Voting machines feature minimal changes | County officials preparing for primaries

Arkansas: Garland Co. runs into vote machine trouble | Voter ID Law: Allegations of impediments and disputes between ACLU and SOS | Problems alleged over voter ID requirement | Provisional ballots remain to be counted | Claim: Poll worker 'slammed door in my face,' failed to post final voting results

California: LA County officials try new methods to fill 'urgent need' for poll workers

Connecticut: Merrill announces voter registration smartphone apps

Florida: Election office to be named for Brown

Georgia: Activist offers $100K to prove e-voting verifiable | Few hiccups on election day | Long ballots, missing card slowed Bibb, Houston returns | Cobb elections head not sure what caused delay | The cost of a runoff and who can participate

Idaho: Voting mostly glitch-free in Idaho primary | Glitch blamed for late results | Caribou Co. election snafu

Indiana: Voters get postcards for upcoming November election

Iowa: Felon sentenced to prison for voting in 2012

Kansas: Lawrence Republican files to challenge 'bully' Kobach

Kentucky: Grayson returning to Kentucky

Louisiana: New St. Bernard Parish registrar sworn in to post

Massachusetts: Gov. to sign early voting bill

Michigan: Judge to rule on Conyers' case Friday after ballot status decision | Holland to pay $1M to former clerk to settle fight from 2006 firing

Mississippi: Voter ID requirement for primary

Missouri: One-vote loser files suit to try to force new election

Nevada: Clark Co. polls: Spanish, Tagalog also spoken here

New Mexico: City council discusses problems with recent election

Ohio: Judges oversee local elections board meeting | Pair of retired judges to monitor BOE

Oregon: Primary election turnout could be lowest in more than 50 years

Pennsylvania: Facing host of write-ins, counting board could have a long day Friday | Kensington election craziness raises doubts about Philly's weird poll-watcher rules | Glitch delays county's online election results

South Carolina: Officials changing gears to advance SC elections board bill | List of finalists for election board seats goes to Richland legislators

South Dakota: New city vote center prospects suffer setback | Hughes Co. residents to utilize vote centers

Tennessee: After inspection tour, Jones still plans to request recount | Election commission looking into how to improve voter experience

Texas: Waco woman gets voter certificate day after being denied | Murphy City council election proves that every vote counts | Campaigns verbally tussle after courthouse incident | Lawyer: Voters turned away | Registering to vote in Texas could go online

Virginia: Hart InterCivic awarded Va. contract

West Virginia: Recount requested