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National News: States may have to wait up-to 9 months for DHS reviews

Alabama: Fact check: Where Moore's voter fraud claims fall flat | Sherrilyn Ifill: Black voters in Alabama mattered | JeffCo officials react to allegations of voter fraud | Election officials, political analysts react to voter fraud claims

Kansas: Munyan named new Finney Co. clerk |

Maine: Maine election chief shines light on voter fraud panel he was accused of legitimizing

Nebraska: Omaha-based voting equipment company caught up in Alabama special election | Hall Co. looks for volunteers to help register new voters

North Dakota: Federal judge allows amended voter ID complaint against new ND law | Members of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa file amended lawsuit over voter ID laws

Tennessee: Stewart Co.'s new elections administrator prepares for busy 2018

Texas: Will Texas turn over voter data? | Gregg countywide polling OK'd

Virginia: McAuliffe rights restoration official will stay on under Northam

West Virginia: Putnam clerk reminds voters of new voter ID law, free cards