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August 14, 2018

Tech News: Hackers take on new voting machines at Defcon | Most security pros concerned about election infrastructure | Officials watch hackers pick apart voting machines

National News: Four House Intel members offer election security bill | Optimism for student voter turnout | House Dem: 16-year-olds should be allowed to vote in elections

Alabama: Judge instructs grand jury to consider Phenix City voter fraud allegations

Florida: Early voting begins in Tampa Bay amid concerns over election security | Grant allows Bucher to order more iPads, beef up voting security | Felons' rights drive gets major financial boost | Snipes ordered to change handling of mail-in ballots | Early Florida voters' confidence undermined by hacking headlines | Reports of election site hacking rankle Florida officials | Early voting begins in Hillsborough, Miami-Dade as mail ballots keep pouring in

Georgia: Error on ballot form sent by Abrams campaign sparks questions | Erroneous 'official' Ga. data is preliminary, state says 12 weeks after primary

Hawaii: Early-voting trends weigh on future of all-mail ballots

Illinois: Possible new voting machines purchase goes to DeKalb Co. Board | Kane Co. clerk's office opens in downtown Aurora

Indiana: Candidate calls for more action to secure elections | Purdue promotes voter turnout, competes against Big Ten universities

Kansas: JoCo accepts nearly 1,500 provisionals | More thank 1K ballots added to election totals, but Johnson Co. wont' release canvass results until Tuesday | Kobach pushed to provisional IDs private | A look at provisional ballots in primary for governor | Kobach, Colyer at odds over provisional ballots | Kobach deputy says unaffiliated voters can't be counted; Colyer's office disagrees | Sedgwick Co. adds 1,326 votes to primary election | Finney Co. commission denies 15 of 56 provisional ballot

Louisiana: Has early voting increased turnout?

Maine: Council puts off giving non-citizens right to vote | Maine voters can now request absentee ballots online

Massachusetts: Is it time to rethink voting in Massachusetts

Michigan: New voting machines to undergo adjustments | Election firm blames Wayne Co. delays on coding issues, turnout | Vendor: Wayne Co. problems had nothing to do with accuracy | Michigan to appeal ruling against straight-ticket voting ban | Lisa Sinclair surprised in Macomb Co. clerk GOP primary

Minnesota: What you need-to-know for MN primary day (and yes, you can take a selfie) | What to watch for in the primary elections | Judge hears pre-trial arguments in Dai Thao voting case | Mail-ballot process on the rise | Early voting in MN surges | County preps for large turnout | Expecting large turnout, election officials call MN primary 'historic'

Nevada: Nevada joins first federal-local elections security exercise

New York: House Dem: 16-year-olds should be allowed to vote in elections

North Carolina: Voting felonies dropped for 5 from NC under plea | Durham needs help deciding new design for 'I Voted' sticker

Ohio: Local election officials: Security is paramount | Ohio counties consider move from electronic to paper voting systems | Husted disputes claims of voter fraud in special election | Two Akron city council members propose eliminating city's primary elections | Ohio's election process improved in 2016, report says

Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania works to improve election security

Rhode Island: RI officials meet to discuss election security | RI needs to shore up cyber defenses for election, officials say

Tennessee: Pope appointed election commissioner

U.S. Virgin Islands: Elections board denies Smith's recount request

Vermont: Outside firm finds elections 'risk' in Vermont, but Condos says state is prepared | Vermont elections ranked 1st overall in national index

West Virginia: Monroe opts for voting machines with paper trail

Wisconsin: Voters worry about ballot security, officials say all's well | City to use e-poll books | Nonpartisan group offers voting assistance | Oshkosh elections officials say they are confident about voting security | Wisconsin sees strong early voting turnout | Janesville officials clear up polling location confusion