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Friday August 14, 2020

  • National News
    National News President admits he opposes funding for USPS to block more voting by mail
    National News Election officials 'prepare for the worst' as congressional aid talks stall
    National News Election commission orders top voting machine vendor to correct misleading claims
    National News Lag continues for federal voting system standards
    National News USPS removing mail-sorting machines is latest change ahead of election
    National News Lawmakers introduce new bill to protect youth voting rights
    National News Postal Service counters president's attacks on mail-in voting with a new blockchain patent
    National News 'That's not our game': Kudlow says White House won't accept voting rights provisions in virus aid bill
    National News International body says voting problems 'could harm integrity' of US election
    National News States scramble to recruit thousands of poll workers
    National News Hundreds of mail-in ballots arrive too late to count in Mich., Tenn. as fears mount over postal service changes
    National News With more transparency on election security, a question looms: What don't we know?
    National News Mail delivery in swing states falls short, worrying elections officials
    National News 'Beer is bipartisan': Anheuser-Busch donating hand sanitizer to polling locations
    National News Ex-DHS officials urge department to double down on its cybersecurity work
    National News How election officials and USPS handle mail-in ballots
    National News The Postal Service can handle the election--if it's allowed to
  • AL
    Alabama Merrill says Alabama will break voting records
  • AK
    Alaska Alaska National Guard on standby to work polls
    Alaska Early voting is open for Alaska primary
  • AZ
    Arizona Maricopa Co. recorder credits partnerships, tech for primary election's success
  • AR
    Arkansas Polling sites still being decided, official say
  • CA
    California LA Co. just tapped Banc of California Stadium for massive election center
    California Dodger Stadium to serve as voting location
    California Attempts to increase young and minority voters is complicated during pandemic
    California Mural in downtown Ukiah documents fight for voting rights
    California Percentage of Californians registered to vote is at a 68-year high
    California Santa Barbara Co. working to ensure every vote counts despite COVID-19 challenges
    California State, counties prepare for voting during quarantine
  • CO
    Colorado Secretary of state refers to president's comments on USPS as 'voter suppression'
    Colorado COVID has slowed Colorado's mail, but postmasters say ballots will arrive on time
  • CT
    Connecticut Fixes floated for the big vote
    Connecticut Officials call primary a learning experience
  • DC
    District of Columbia DC officials apologize for voting mailer with critical design flaw
  • FL
    Florida Florida felons, lawyers face 'tremendous confusion' on voting rights
    Florida BLM t-shirt causes stir at Florida polling place
    Florida How Central Florida poll workers are getting creative to keep voters safe
    Florida 100 years ago, area women signed up to vote for the first time
    Florida Officials get creative with COVID-19 safety plans
    Florida President and first lady request mail-in ballots
    Florida Charlotte Co. voting site closes after coronavirus concerns
    Florida Many mail-in ballots hand delivered to drop boxes in Seminole
    Florida Citrus Co. election officials promise safety measures
    Florida North Port police called to early voting site after heated confrontation
  • GA
    Georgia Church asks for second voting precinct in Hogansville
    Georgia State Farm Arena workers take on polling place responsibilities for Election Day
    Georgia Hawks compete with Warriors, Clippers to encourage voter reg
    Georgia Election board meeting postponed
    Georgia After runoffs, Fulton Co. election board outlines concerns, preparations for November
    Georgia Board of elections explains technical difficulties during runoff
    Georgia Challenges loom for Georgia's presidential election after runoffs
    Georgia Runoff vote count went faster
  • HI
    Hawaii Vote by mail helped perk up Hawaii turnout, but so did competitive races
    Hawaii Over 900 late ballots won't be counted in Hawaii
  • IL
    Illinois Peoria Co. government announces election commission changes
    Illinois 230K Chicagoans apply to vote by mail
    Illinois Illinois county clerks raise concerns over running November election
    Illinois County clerk 'insulted' after complaint about staff, masks
    Illinois Another Cook Co. clerk's office employee tests positive for COVID-19
  • IN
    Indiana Election board working on plans for Nov. election
  • IA
    Iowa Iowans who have completed sentence for felony conviction can now vote
  • KS
    Kansas Curtis discusses absentee voting
    Kansas Canvass adds 200 votes, no outcome changes
  • KY
    Kentucky Beshear, Adams say they are close to election agreement
    Kentucky As November election nears, questions remain on details
  • ME
    Maine Appleton consults lawyer over vote counting concerns
    Maine Ranked choice voting goes to court again in Maine
    Maine Expansion of absentee voting could be coming to Maine this November
    Maine Maine secretary of state reaffirms decision to disqualify ranked choice measure
  • MD
    Maryland Maryland senators call on Postmaster General to answer for deliver delays, increased costs for election mail
    Maryland Rutherford retains skepticism of election administrator
    Maryland Baltimore Co. election officials receive deluge of aspiring poll workers
  • MA
    Massachusetts WBUR poll finds Mass. voters split on ranked choice voting question
    Massachusetts Clerks face time, budget crunch for state primary
    Massachusetts Local clerks face a deluge of vote by mail applications
    Massachusetts Pittsfield sends out thousands of mail-in, absentee ballots
    Massachusetts Rehoboth will have one voting location for upcoming elections
  • MI
    Michigan Secretary of state sending postcards encouraging people to apply online to vote absentee
    Michigan Whitney named clerk
    Michigan 165 absentee ballots showed up in Sterling Heights nearly a week after election
  • MN
    Minnesota Minnesota election officials continue counting ballots
    Minnesota Minnesota Supreme Court will review absentee ballot case
  • MS
    Mississippi Warren Co. election commission searches for poll workers
  • MT
    Montana Lewis and Clark Co. commissioners approve mail ballots for general election
    Montana Council OK's mail-in general election for Butte-Silver Bow
    Montana Missoula Co. to hold all mail election
  • NE
    Nebraska Hall Co. not worried about voter fraud through mail-in ballots
  • NV
    Nevada Deputy Secretary of State Wayne Thorely on what Nevada's election bill does and doesn't do
  • NJ
    New Jersey Murphy to announce Nov. 3 election will be mostly by mail
    New Jersey Morris GOP freeholders vote to 'reject' mail-in voting in November
    New Jersey Warren Co. freeholders oppose exclusive use of mail voting
  • NY
    New York New voting machines questioned
    New York Crusade for the Vote: Syracuse Herald holds a 'test vote' to gauge city's enthusiasm for women's suffrage
    New York Monroe Co. Dems head back to court over elections commissioner feud
    New York Bello says Leg sowing chaos on BOE appointment
    New York Boards of elections need more funding, expect lots of absentee ballots in November
  • NC
    North Carolina Stokes Co. BOE member accused of sexually assaulting child
    North Carolina NC needs 25K poll workers for November
    North Carolina Groups want NC law blocking former felons from voting thrown out
    North Carolina Carteret Co. preparations for November elections during pandemic
  • ND
    North Dakota Cass Co. to have in-person voting for the general election
  • OH
    Ohio Licking Co. elections board prepares to make November election safe, secure
    Ohio Noncitizen voting under fire
    Ohio Accountants who serve as poll workers will earn education credits
    Ohio NE Ohio Dems in Congress slam Postal Service changes saying they will hurt mail-in balloting
  • OK
    Oklahoma USPS changes impact mail deliver, will OK absentee ballots be slowed?
  • PA
    Pennsylvania Mercer Co. hires new election director
    Pennsylvania Poll worker needs ranked critical in Washington, Westmoreland, Fayette counties
    Pennsylvania Judge orders campaign to produce evidence of voter fraud in Pa.
    Pennsylvania Incomplete ballot applications approved by state
    Pennsylvania Candidate asks Lehigh Co. election board to decertify election results
    Pennsylvania Cambria Co. gets $840K for voting machines
    Pennsylvania USPS warns Pa. mail-in ballots may not be delivered in time to be counted
    Pennsylvania Pa. election officials seek to extend deadline for receiving mail-in ballots
  • PR
    Puerto Rico Puerto Rico set for 2nd voting round
  • RI
    Rhode Island Supreme Court lets Rhode Island make voting by mail easier amid pandemic
  • TN
    Tennessee Hundreds of absentee ballots arrive late in Shelby Co. after primary election
  • TX
    Texas 'I'm worried': Texas election officials prepare for record-breaking mail-in voting
    Texas Texas State students asking county commissioners for additional polling place
    Texas Bexar Co. considers ways to make voting safer
  • USVI
    US Virgin Islands Elections board wants more time for absentee voting
  • VA
    Virginia Hampton gearing up for early voting, will use historic circuit court building as a satellite site
    Virginia Residents get unsolicited ballot apps
    Virginia Mail-in voting applications are legitimate, Bjerke says
    Virginia Dinwiddie reports incorrect ballot apps after statewide errors
    Virginia Arlington board sets action on creating more satellite voting sites
    Virginia With early voting on the way, Va. senator shares concerns about system security
  • WA
    Washington Spokane Co. processes mail-in ballots as soon as they arrive, not all at once
    Washington Senators seek clarity on Postal Service's treatment of election mail
  • WV
    West Virginia More than 7K WV voters request absentee ballots through online portal
    West Virginia Wood Co. commission addresses election
  • WI
    Wisconsin Milwaukee election officials still counting Tuesday's ballots
    Wisconsin Rock Co. officials forecast record turnout, poll worker shortage
    Wisconsin Clerks report larger turnout than usual for primary election
    Wisconsin Green Bay looks to add ballot drop boxes for November
  • WY
    Wyoming Clerk's office begins processing absentee ballots
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