National News: Republicans make drive to tighten state voting rules before 2012

California: Tight-lipped ballot thief to be set free 50 days later than expected  |  Dems target mail vote to boost turnout

Colorado: Combining clerks and elections

Florida: Clay elections staffer gets top professional designation  |  Wellington decides to keep village elections in March

Georgia: Students team up for elections  |  Ellis calls for election official's resignation

Kansas: Sedgwick County removes 141 dead voters from rolls

Louisiana: Vitter endorses Tucker in secretary of state race  |  City council divided over special election

Maine: Maine voter registration system breached  |  Officials investigating voter registration breach

Massachusetts: Middleboro votes added to primary night totals  |  Concerns raised about poll activity

Michigan: Judge to rule later on motions in alleged voter fraud case

Minnesota: Wright County concludes voter fraud investigation

Mississippi: Ocean Springs election woes

New Jersey: Possible voter fraud discussed in hearing

Ohio: Board of elections hires two staffers  |  Butler County latest to trim back polling locations

Oregon: Clackamas County elections office faces scrutiny

Texas: County to offer election services in May  |  Voter ID law means changes at Texas polls

Virginia: No decision in Orange elections  |  Fairfax election officials recounting close vote

Washington: County rescinds resolution to avoid cost of special election

West Virginia: Council task force recommends non-partisan elections  |  Charleston task force urges council to consider non-partisan elections