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August 22-24, 2020

  • National News
    National News Postal Service will prioritize ballots over other mail, Postmaster General tesitifies
    National News House approves bill that blocks changes at Postal Service until after election
    National News High number of mail-in and absentee primary ballots rejected
    National News Voting by mail? These companies are rushing to print your ballot
    National News In testimony, DeJoy denies intent to disrupt mail-in voting
    National News An election expert answers viewer questions about voting
    National News Voter suppression has haunted America since it was founded
    National News USPS launches 'Election Mail' website to answer questions about voting by mail
    National News Republicans in key states continue urging voters to cast ballots by mail
    National News Mail-in ballots were part of a plot to deny Lincoln re-election in 1864
    National News President's suggestion of deploying law enforcement officials to monitor polls raises specter of voting intimidation
    National News For election administrators, death threats have become part of the job
    National News Rallies take place nationwide to save the post office
    National News States prepare for mail voting as election day approaches
    National News Feds warn election officials of potentially malicious 'typosquatting' websites
    National News Acting DHS chief says department does not have authority to send agents to polling locations
    National News New research suggests in-person voting may be less risky than previously thought
    National News Officials in multiple states caught off guard by USPS ban on witnessing absentee ballots
    National News Fearing COVID infection, some elderly poll workers will stay home on Election Day
    National News President says he wants police at polling sites. Experts say that's unlawful
    National News President just wants safer polling places, Meadows says
    National News National Guard can assist at polling places, with state approval officials say
    National News 15 pieces of the best 'vote' merch you can buy
    National News Election officials work to ease fears over voting in a pandemic
    National News More than 500K mail ballots were rejected in the primaries
  • AL
    Alabama Storms may throw wrench into municipal election plans
    Alabama Governor issues order to aid cities in hunt for election workers
    Alabama Alabama honors six Black women who sought the vote
    Alabama Merrill says early in-person voting is costly, adds the way Alabama votes produces record results
    Alabama Changes coming to poll worker policies ahead of Tuesday municipal elections
    Alabama Could Tropical Storm Laura delay costal Alabama's municipal elections?
  • AZ
    Arizona Arizona's long history of voting by mail
    Arizona Voting by mail? It's been the Arizona way for years
    Arizona Maricopa Co. recorder explains what happens to a mail ballot after being dropped off
  • AR
    Arkansas Dozens of Arkansans demand USPS be saved along with mail-in voting process
    Arkansas County encourages voters to go to the polls
    Arkansas Election commission concerned about poll worker shortage
  • CA
    California Mail-voting fraud? That's not what keeps election officials up at night
    California Bay Area's 'faithful' election poll workers sidelined by pandemic
    California California secretary of state talks voting by mail
    California Mail-in ballot drop boxes arrive in Long Beach
    California Yes, the 2020 election will have drag queens at polling places
    California Close to Home: Sonoma Co.'s first woman voter
    California Marin election officials monitor Postal Service turmoil
    California San Diego landmarks to light up in honor of women's suffrage
  • CO
    Colorado Colorado election officials tout safety of voting by mail
    Colorado Secretary of state says she will not allow president to send law enforcement to voting sites
    Colorado Colorado officials have strong reactions to suggestion for armed officers at polling places
    Colorado County get more ballot drop boxes
    Colorado Montezuma Co. celebrates 100 years of the 19th Amendment
  • CT
    Connecticut Connecticut's postal showdown: Lawsuit says 18 machines off-line affecting delivery of mail
    Connecticut West Hartford town clerk expects to issues 30K absentee ballots
    Connecticut Secretary of state to send out absentee ballot apps to all voters
  • FL
    Florida Joe Scott wins Broward Co. supervisor of elections primary after two-day recount
    Florida Joe Scott holds onto primary win in Broward supervisor of elections race, recount confirms
    Florida Okaloosa Co. supervisor of elections to hold recount
    Florida Sana Rosa supervisor of elections office runs routine test of ballot counting machines
    Florida Duval elections call center shut down after employees test positive for COVID-19
    Florida Seminole Co. supervisor of elections discusses mail-in voting, general election
    Florida Alachua Co. election worker tests positive for COVID-19
    Florida Ballots still being counted in PBC to break near-tie in judge's race
    Florida Florida mail-in ballot envelopes reveal party affiliation
    Florida What the August primary could mean for voting in future elections
    Florida Recount in race for judge could foreshadow November
    Florida 'Voter suppression has become the norm.' South Florida activists detail primary problems
    Florida 'We have to continue to fight': Voting rights advocates away Amendment 4 decision
  • GA
    Georgia State says Georgians can still vote even with an 'inactive' voter status
    Georgia State says August runoff election progress is a building block for November
    Georgia Churches reopen doors to Ga. voters in need of more polling places
    Georgia Thousands of Ga. voters will soon be marked as inactive
    Georgia Raffensperger partners with Ga. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to recruit poll workers
  • ID
    Idaho Ada Co. election postcards confuse mail-in voters. Here's what went wrong
  • IL
    Illinois Kendall Co. clerk says vote by mail ballots will be mailed Sept. 24
    Illinois Many women in early years had separate ballots. Some were pink
    Illinois Bloomington council to consider arena as polling place
  • IN
    Indiana Federal judge rejects long-shot bid to offer mail-in ballot to every Indiana voter
    Indiana Federal judge strikes down Indiana laws that impede voter participation
    Indiana Hoping to avoid long lines, county schedules 8 vote centers for Election Day
    Indiana St. Joseph Co. election board OKs early voting hours
    Indiana Judge won't order Indiana to expand absentee mail-in voting
    Indiana Absentee ballots beginning to arrive in Porter Co.
  • KS
    Kansas Kansas offers counties drop boxes for mail-in ballots
    Kansas With mixed messaging on Postal Service, will voters shy away from mail ballots?
  • KY
    Kentucky Election board begins mapping out general election
    Kentucky State delays mail-in ballot portal
    Kentucky Absentee voting process for general election begins in Kentucky
    Kentucky Kentucky web portal to request absentee ballots is now live
    Kentucky Widespread election fraud 'not feasible' according to Kentucky's top election official
  • LA
    Louisiana Registrar of voters seeing large increase in requests for absentee ballots
    Louisiana Edwards vows to block GOP emergency election plan
  • ME
    Maine Proposal to consolidate polls for November election fails
  • MD
    Maryland Maryland particle physicist devises cost-effective air filtration device he hopes will protect voters
    Maryland Nearly 35K ballots rejected in Maryland's first statewide vote by mail election
    Maryland Concerns continue to mount around Postal Service
    Maryland Have a question about the upcoming election? Carroll Co.'s election director has answers
    Maryland State board of elections increases drop boxes
    Maryland Election judge volunteers report slow, sometimes no response to their offers to work pandemic
  • MA
    Massachusetts Deluge of ballot requests on Cape Cod creates risk of errors
    Massachusetts Despite fears, town clerks say they haven't seen mail delays ahead of upcoming elections
    Massachusetts Galvin urges Mass. voters to return mail ballots in person
    Massachusetts Boston prepares for early voting, high number of mail-in ballots
    Massachusetts Group wants more time for mail-in ballots
    Massachusetts With new maze design, Mike's Maze in Sunderland reminds residents of the importance of voting
    Massachusetts State's highest court considers primary election lawsuit over mail-in ballots
  • MI
    Michigan Genesee Co. elections supervisor calls out city clerk on election deficiencies and failures
    Michigan Wayne Co. elections board: Detroit needs help counting absentee votes
    Michigan Secretary of state says to expect delayed results in November
    Michigan Wayne Co. board of canvassers asks SOS to investigate miscounted absentee ballots
    Michigan Michigan election officials call Detroit's primary voting problems 'appalling,' 'alarming'
    Michigan Local clerks prepare to count unprecedented number of absentee ballots
    Michigan Election officials criticize Detroit primary ballot counts
    Michigan Some absentee voters in Kalamazoo are worried about mailing their ballots
  • MN
    Minnesota Simon responds to president sending police to polls
  • MO
    Missouri 'Don't delay': Clerk says voters should mail ballots a week before Election Day
    Missouri Voting rights lawsuit filed against Missouri, secretary of state
    Missouri 85 ballot drop boxes are in storage due to confusion voter mail-in voting
    Missouri Mail-in ballots offer new option in Missouri
  • MT
    Montana More details emerge about dismantled mail equipment in Montana
    Montana Stapleton certifies Montana general election ballot
    Montana Hill Co. commission reverses decision on mail ballots
    Montana Ravalli Co. election administrator proposes consolidated polling place
    Montana Flathead Co. to operate in-person election
  • NE
    Nebraska Secretary of state says elections will be secure, but concerned about future
  • NV
    Nevada Nevada election officials preparing for a huge November turnout
    Nevada Hybrid election slated for November
  • NH
    New Hampshire At Dartmouth Town Hall, conducting a mail-in election is a group effort
    New Hampshire New NH GOP absentee mailers, town clerk ballot cause confusion
  • NJ
    New Jersey Freeholder board asks Murphy to change his mind on vote by mail
    New Jersey County board of elections asks Murphy for embargoed ballot counts ahead of Nov. 3
    New Jersey NJ Republicans back president on Postal Service funding
  • NM
    New Mexico New Mexico elections officials push to prepare for November
    New Mexico In Santa Fe Co. mail-in voting expected to be manageable
  • NY
    New York Cayuga Co. preparing for presidential election
    New York New Yorkers can mail in ballots, but will the vote go smoothly?
    New York NY gov OKs clerical fixes to mail-in ballots, with a twist
    New York Promotions at BOE rile Dems
    New York Crunch time for Monroe Co. BOE
    New York Cuomo defends absentee voting
    New York Voting early on Shelter Island? You need a boat
    New York Schumer announces committee to oversee mail-in ballots
    New York Oneida Co. BOE preps for November
  • NC
    North Carolina Why North Carolina outsourced election security to a 'CISO-as-a-service'
    North Carolina NC, 1st state to begin voting for president, sees record number of absentee ballots
    North Carolina Let felons vote once they get out of prison, NC lawsuit argues ahead of 2020 elections
    North Carolina NC AG files lawsuit against Postmaster General ahead of 2020 election
    North Carolina Amid unique circumstances, Dare Co. prepares to protect voting in the 2020 election
  • OH
    Ohio Residents planning to cast ballots by mail should vote early, elections director says
    Ohio Ohio has election safeguards in place for mail-in votes
    Ohio LaRose working to get 110K Ohioans registered to vote
    Ohio Butler Co. election officials urge early requests to avoid primary postal issue
    Ohio Morrow Co. BOE prepares for Nov. 3
    Ohio Absentee ballot requests flooding Ohio elections boards like never before
  • OK
    Oklahoma Oklahoma AG objects to lawsuit seeking expanded absentee voting
    Oklahoma Oklahoma election official discusses absentee ballots, Postal Service delay
  • OR
    Oregon Election officials dispute Smith's claims of voting 'irregularities'
    Oregon Is Oregon's vote by mail system in trouble? Top state officials disagree
  • PA
    Pennsylvania Lehigh Co. to conduct independent audit of House race in 2 precincts
    Pennsylvania Campaign files its evidence in mail voting suit
    Pennsylvania Cumberland Co. BOE alerting voters of misleading election mailers
    Pennsylvania Election officials vouch for security of voting by mail
    Pennsylvania Delco accepts $2.2M grant to assure safe voting options
    Pennsylvania County taps firm to print/mail absentee & mail-in ballots for general election
    Pennsylvania Election officials vouch for security of mail-in voting
    Pennsylvania Judge halts campaign's mail voting lawsuit against Pa.
  • SC
    South Carolina NAACP Legal Defense Fund and Educational Fun asks Dorchester Co. to restore polling place site
  • SD
    South Dakota Drop box locations for absentee ballots have county auditor, Sioux Falls mayor at odds
  • TN
    Tennessee TN adopts new law that could strip some protestors of voting rights
    Tennessee Secretary of state to continue poll workers recruitment program
    Tennessee COVID-19 factor added $132K to local election costs
    Tennessee Carter election administrator answers 5 questions about upcoming election
    Tennessee 'I Voted' contest promotes youth involvement for upcoming election
  • TX
    Texas Elections requesting more equipment for November
    Texas Candidates, others sue secretary of state over election law violations
    Texas Denton Co. election officials share how to protect your mail-in vote
    Texas How to vote by mail in Texas
    Texas Conservative, GOP candidates sue to block early voting extension
    Texas Veterans see mail-in ballots as 'most sacred of the sacred'
  • UT
    Utah Can Utahns vote in person this election?
    Utah Advocates push for wider use of ranked choice voting in Utah
  • VA
    Virginia Nearly 25K mail-in ballot requests in Prince William Co.
    Virginia Fairfax Co. estimates more than 300K voters will do early/mail-in voting
    Virginia Fluvanna Co. registrar of voter's office relocates to shopping center
    Virginia Absentee ballot requests skyrocket in Richmond
    Virginia Court OKs Va. AG's agreement to promote absentee voting
    Virginia Virginia officials respond to House vote protecting USPS
    Virginia Absentee ballots in Va. to be accepted without witness sig if safety an issue
    Virginia Judge rules no witness signature needed for absentee ballots
  • WA
    Washington In Clark Co., vote by mail called a clear winner
    Washington Secretary of state certifies primary results
  • WV
    West Virginia Northern Panhandle elections officials see no problems with mail-in voting
    West Virginia Marion Co. clerk's office makes changes in terms of absentee ballots
    West Virginia Kanawha looking to train more poll workers
    West Virginia County clerk expects high number of absentee ballot requests
  • WI
    Wisconsin Poll worker shortage anticipated for November
    Wisconsin Concerns surround loss of mail sorting machines for November election
  • WY
    Wyoming Secretary of state: Primary went well
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