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Wednesday, 03 June 2015

June 3, 2015

National News: States offering more voter registration resources online

Arkansas: Election officials stress over plan for voting machines

California: Padilla chalks u win on eve of East Bay visit | Assembly OKs two different approaches to boost voter registration | Bill that would mandate district elections moves forward | Thousand Oaks election too close to call

Connecticut: Bill mandating accountability for registrars is headed to governor's desk

Florida: Absentee ballots might come with a stamp

Georgia: Flower Branch, Lula votes present learning opportunity for new BOE | County approves move to single voting precinct

Indiana: Nearly all Hoosiers ignored May primary elections

Mississippi: Clerks: Mixed turnout for US House runoff

Nebraska: Mail-only votes expanded to candidate special elections | Hall Co. election commissioner to receive new ballot-counting machine

Nevada: Nevada sticks with caucus system

New Jersey: Poll workers see steady stream of voters | Senior citizen says he was punched in face at polls | East Orange police probing alleged assault, other incidents | Hoax report caused school lock down, suspended voting

New York: City elections board to expand tablet program | BOE: No nonpartisan special elections for open city council seats

North Carolina: Voter ID public hearing to be held in Wilmington Friday | NC moves forward on voter ID rule, amid lawsuit

Ohio: Voting machines drenched in deluge | Lucas Co. voting machines get wet

Oregon: Clark County adding 2 ballot boxes

Pennsylvania: Erie lawmaker introduces same-day voter registration legislation | Pedro Cortes dodges controversy to win Senate confirmation

Vermont: Vermont becomes 14th state to allow same-day voter registration

Virginia: Washington Co. electoral board appoints new registrar

Washington: Yakima city council seeks to stay election | Signature gatherers getting aggressive, Washington stores say