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Thursday, 12 January 2017

January 12, 2017

National News: New election cyber protections cause confusion and concern | Will blockchain-based election systems make e-voting possible? | Jeff Sessions' views on voting rights debated during hearing

Alabama: Early voting bill pre-filed ahead of legislative session

Colorado: As Colorado secretary of state, El Paso's Wayne Williams shows how it's done

Connecticut: Lawmakers agree on voting change, differ elsewhere | Wanted: More poll workers, modern tools

Florida: Elections office offering scholarships

Illinois: DuPage looking to merge election commission with county clerk

Indiana: Lake Co. may be forced to merge voting precincts

Kansas: Kansas bill seeks to clarify special election to replace Pompeo

Maine: Lawmakers may seek court opinion on constitutionality of ranked-choice voting | Senate Republicans want Supreme Court opinion on ranked-choice voting

Michigan: Lawsuit: Detroit suburb denies blacks equal voting rights | Eastpointe looking to settle discrimination lawsuit

Mississippi: Hosemann releases statement on state's election system | Hosemann decries DHS move

New Jersey: Oldest Woodbridge poll worker celebrates 100th birthday

New York: Voting reforms would catch New York up to other states | Brooklyn DA moves to exonerate lawyer in notorious vote fraud case | Akshar to retain assignment of Senate Elections Board Committee chair in 2017-18

Ohio: Husted doesn't like fed designation of elections systems as 'critical' infrastructure' | Elections board announces director | Board of elections packing up for next week's move to Norwood

Oregon: County approves funding to cover increase in voters

Tennessee: Justin Timberlake-inspired selfie bill in play in Legislature

Vermont: Condos announces implementation of election day voter registration

Virginia: Governor pushes for easier absentee voting

Wisconsin: Wisconsin recount cost $2M