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Monday, 30 June 2014

June 30, 2014

National News: Research shows voter ID bias among lawmakers

Alabama: In Focus: Alabama's voter ID law

Alaska: Emails: Officials knew of poor translation in radio notices on voting | Election officials did less language assistance for Natives outside Bethel, court told

Arizona: Advocates fear strict voter ID laws will reduce turnout | County urges voters to plan ahead

Arkansas: Benton Co. election commission eyes recounts

California: Unintended consequences of California's open primary

Colorado: Ballot tracker proposed

Florida: Clergy call on Scott to restore voting rights | Primary concern: Some see shenanigans in write-in candidates

Georgia: Commission to consider BOE stipend | Early voting starts Monday, but leave the guns at home | Voter ID laws still a source of controversy | Early voting begins Monday

Illinois: Same-day voter registration coming to Illinois

Indiana: LWV urges residents to ensure voter registration is current

Iowa: Secretary of state candidates play down voter ID

Kansas: Voter registration laws to be reevaluated | ACLU seeks to block Kansas voter-citizenship move | House of Prayer church becomes polling place

Maryland: Anne Arundel Co. elections board to continue canvassing ballots

Michigan: Candidate's name mistakenly left off absentee ballots | Absentee ballots misprinted

Minnesota: Response to allegations of voter fraud in House race | Reaction to allegations of voter fraud in House race

Mississippi: Text of statement by Hinds Co. GOP | Protecting voting rights remains a battle, civil rights veterans say| Perry: Mistakes were made, but no voter fraud found

Ohio: Prosecutor asked to review two voter-related situations

Oklahoma: Group protesting Tulsa Co. early voting station | Delaware Co. election board manual recount

Oregon: Website breach: State officials failed to patch 'high risk' software problem

Tennessee: Blount Co. commissioner alleges election law violations

Texas: County takes voting equipment decision to 12th hour | Taylor Co. elections office to hold meeting over proposed polling program

U.S. Virgin Islands: Elections misses key federal deadline; elections chair refuses to divulge AG's advice

Virginia: Voter photo ID law to take effect July 1 | Cortes appointed new commissioner of DOE

Wyoming: Maxfield on SOS position: 'I got my dream job'