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Saturday October 17, 2020

  • National News
    National News Dr. Fauci plans to vote in-person — here’s how to stay safe voting during a pandemic
    National News US poll workers could be younger, more diverse this Election Day
    National News Lady Gaga, Michael B. Jordan, more celebs creatively promote voter registration for 2020 election
    National News Clawing back votes: 7 states allow voters to resubmit ballots
    National News Early voting continues at historic rate: 22M ballots already cast
    National News ‘I’ve been crying for days’: How voting became the latest of 2020’s many anxieties
    National News Voting rights groups help Americans 'cure' rejected balltos
    National News Native Americans fear votes in remote areas could go uncounted
    National News How Native Americans’ right to vote has been systematically violated for generations
    National News Worries about postal service and mail-in ballots push early voters to in-person polling places
    National News Five MLS stadiums will serve as voting centers and ballot drop-offs for upcoming election
  • Tech News
    Tech News First presidential vote cast using blockchain technology
  • AL
    Alabama Jeffco clears way for Saturday in-person absentee voting after advocates raise concerns
    Alabama Alabama voters set absentee voting record
  • AZ
    Arizona History of rejected Arizona ballots creates further election uncertainty
    Arizona Arizona Secretary of State Hobbs still dealing with election misinformation
    Arizona Extension of AZ voter reg nets more than 35K new voters
    Arizona Federal judge to decide on early voting for Pascua Yaqui Tribe
    Arizona Court rejects bid to extend vote counting on Navajo Nation
  • AR
    Arkansas Machines in place, courthouse set for expected flood of early voting
    Arkansas Election workers prepare for early voting in Arkansas
    Arkansas Absentee keeps Northwest Arkansas election staffs busy
    Arkansas Board OKs election monitors
  • CA
    California Yolo County man received ballot in the mail for his deceased wife
    California California voters returning ballots early in massive numbers
    California Bay Area Counties have already counted hundreds of thousands of ballots
    California Chabot College to serve as an accessible voting location
    California Bay Area election officials grapple with avalanche of mail ballots
    California CA allows GOP drop boxes with safeguards
    California Students find new ways to get out the vote amid pandemic
    California Where shall I go to cast my vote? The Magic Castle? The Mountain Mermaid? The top deck at Dodger Stadium?
    California Santa Barbara Co. elections officials address concerns over drop boxes
  • CO
    Colorado More than 300,000 Colorado voters have already submitted ballots
    Colorado Colorado reports 'bonkers' increase of 2,400 percent in early voting
    Colorado Poll workers describe what it’s like to help an election run smoothly in Colorado
  • CT
    Connecticut A closer look at nearly 600K CT absentee ballots
    Connecticut As Election Day nears, state officials reassuring voters of polling conditions
  • DE
    Delaware Carney authorizes National Guard cybersecurity squadron to support 2020 election
  • FL
    Florida Experts: Florida voting machines ripe for foreign hackers
    Florida Here we go, Florida: Voters start casting ballots in person on Monday
    Florida Candidates muster army of lawyers, poll-watchers for Florida election fight
    Florida If your mail-in ballot is rejected in Florida, here’s how to fix it
    Florida Florida voter lists to include felons with court debts
    Florida Florida sends new ballot drop box guidelines to supervisors of elections
    Florida ‘If They Can’t Understand the Detour They Shouldn’t Be Voting,’ county administrator says reversing pledge to suspend construction at GSB
    Florida Judge says Pinellas elections head is following law despite legal challenge from opponent
    Florida Drive-thru drop off ballot voting offered at Tropicana Field
    Florida More than 2.2M Floridians have already voted by mail, 382K In Miami-Dade, Broward
    Florida Close election? In 2000, all eyes were on Florida, and Palm Beach County because of the butterfly ballot
    Florida Disability rights, elections security advocates discuss digital voting
    Florida Post Investigation: These Florida voting machines ripe for Russian hackers, experts say
    Florida Felons with outstanding court debts are to be removed from voting rolls, state elections officials announced Friday
    Florida Supervisor of Elections, voter advocacy groups prepare for large turnout on first day of early voting
    Florida Lake County Supervisor of Elections employee died by suicide in offices, officials say
    Florida Florida's election may hinge on mail ballot sigs: 'The hanging chad of 2020'
    Florida Voter intimidation looms as a concern in Southern Florida
    Florida Residents aren’t happy their neighborhood lost its early voting site
    Florida Florida Secretary of State on how to fix signature problems with mailed ballot
    Florida Democrats cry foul after state tells elections supervisors to guard ballot drop off boxes
    Florida Elections officials say not enough time to purge ex-felons from Florida voter rolls
  • GA
    Georgia ‘Alarming disparities’ in voting wait times, DeKalb commissioners say
    Georgia First week of early voting largely hiccup-free after rough start
    Georgia Grant helps reemploy furloughed Columbus Convention & Trade Center workers; opens additional early voting site
    Georgia Iconic ‘I’m a Georgia Voter’ sticker changed for 2020 election
    Georgia Allegations surface that Chatham election official may have orchestrated challenge to Tony Riley’s District 2 candidacy
    Georgia Walker County voters push forward with one early voting precinct
  • ID
    Idaho Ada County Election's Office purchases almost half a million dollar ballot-sorting machine
  • IL
    Illinois Everything you need to know about voting drop boxes in IL
    Illinois Ballots flood into Illinois SBOE
  • IN
    Indiana Thousands of Porter County residents casting votes early: ‘We are in uncharted territory’
    Indiana Indiana mail-in ballots already more than triple for all of 2016 vote
    Indiana 'Hoosier Hall Pass' program allows teens as young as 16 to staff polls on Election Day
  • IA
    Iowa Rippel discusses voting and absentee ballots
    Iowa Iowa Secretary of State: Mailing about unreturned absentee ballots may be outdated
  • KY
    Kentucky Logan County has plenty of poll workers for in-person early voting
  • LA
    Louisiana Long lines, light showers greet voters as early voting begins in Baton Rouge, Ascension
    Louisiana Voters line up outside of Smoothie King Center as early voting begins in Orleans Parish
    Louisiana Early voting begins, drawing long lines at EBR polls
    Louisiana Mail-in ballot voting in Louisiana is more popular than ever before
    Louisiana Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin addresses voting location changes
    Louisiana Photos: Early voters face long lines as metro area polls open
    Louisiana Locals inundated voting locations on the first day of early voting for the presidential election
    Louisiana Long lines as early voting gets underway in Shreveport
    Louisiana Secretary of State announces digital ‘I voted’ sticker
  • MD
    Maryland Towson University professor aims to bolster local election security at voting sites
    Maryland Maryland prepares for possible election fraud
    Maryland Maryland U.S. Attorney appoints District Election Officer
    Maryland If you vote in person in Baltimore, you'll need to have your temperature checked first
    Maryland Anne Arundel County gets unique technology to guard ballot boxes
  • MA
    Massachusetts Early voting starts in Massachusetts on Saturday. Here’s what to know
    Massachusetts Massachusetts law enforcement readies for contentious election
    Massachusetts Bostonians can vote early at Fenway Park this weekend
    Massachusetts Fenway Park, other locations preparing for influx of voters before early voting kicks off
  • MI
    Michigan Michigan bans open carry of firearms in polling places on Election Day
    Michigan More than 2,600 students have registered to vote at University of Michigan satellite clerk’s office
    Michigan Some of Michigan's largest cities will not pre-process absentee ballots, despite new law
    Michigan Whitmer vetoes bill targeting voter fraud, cites confusion
    Michigan Appeals court rejects counting Michigan's late ballots
    Michigan Appeals court reverses ruling that said late-arriving absentee ballots must be counted
  • MN
    Minnesota Federal judge clears way for Minneapolis to accept election grant
    Minnesota Twin Cities voters flock to early voting centers in huge numbers
  • MT
    Montana 'The Postal Service is doing their job' in Butte's mail-in ballot election year
    Montana Missoula County's security and process with voting ballots
  • NV
    Nevada Early voting in Nevada begins Saturday
    Nevada Early voting to kick off Saturday, comes with excitement and a stern warning
    Nevada Data reveals extremely few instances of voter fraud in Nevada
    Nevada RGJ explains: Poll-watching? Or voter intimidation? Here's the difference in Nevada
  • NJ
    New Jersey ‘It’s Like They Can’t Wait to Vote’
    New Jersey When will N.J. know the outcome of the election?
    New Jersey NJ's mail-in ballot tracking system is glitchy, voters say
  • NM
    New Mexico Bar code error found in thousands of absentee ballot envelopes
    New Mexico Bernalillo County officials give update on election preparations
    New Mexico Bar code error affects thousands of voters in Taos, San Juan counties
  • NY
    New York NY officials optimistic about fixes to mail-in voting system
    New York Long Island man charged with seeking absentee ballots for dead mother
    New York Onondaga County sets new record for absentee voting 18 days before Election Day
    New York New website allows Hudson County voters to look up dropbox, polling locations
    New York After rocky NY primary, mail-in voting fixes aim to prevent errors
    New York Deputy Democratic election commissioner tapped to take over
  • NC
    North Carolina Complaints of intimidation on NC's first day of early voting
    North Carolina Cabarrus uses technology to improve voter experiences
    North Carolina Deficient NC absentee ballots frozen pending further rulings
    North Carolina Former GOP lawmaker charged with assaulting a poll worker at early voting site in Wake County
    North Carolina Changes made at early voting site in Onslow County to help reduce wait time
    North Carolina ‘Stop this chaos,’ Republicans urge NC elections board, as judge supports ballot rules
    North Carolina Two years after Bladen County ballot fraud, absentee security strengthened by new law
    North Carolina Schools drop plans to bus students to the polls to vote
    North Carolina Ratio of poll workers to registered voters varies greatly between counties, state data show
    North Carolina As early voting opens in Buncombe, officials prepare for intimidation efforts
  • OH
    Ohio Vendor: 'Unfortunate' error led to Muskingum County's absentee ballot return envelope issue
    Ohio Ohio Supreme Court to decide whether Secretary of State Frank LaRose was justified in rejecting elections board nominee
    Ohio Absentee ballots begin arriving back at board of elections
    Ohio Thousands of Lorain County residents still haven't received their absentee ballots
    Ohio She’s worked the polls for 46 years because ‘the right to vote came with a price’
    Ohio More than 53,000 Ohioans have signed up to serve as poll workers on Election Day
    Ohio Ohio elections chief asks counties for quick turnaround of certified results
    Ohio State, local leaders meet to discuss election security
    Ohio Election observers, monitors are ready for anything, including rowdy ‘poll watchers’
    Ohio Stark County stays course with overwhelmed absentee ballot vendor
    Ohio Absentee ballots begin arriving back at BOE
    Ohio In Ohio, a printing company is overwhelmed and mail ballots are delayed
    Ohio Vote of confidence: Poll workers undergo extra training to prep for unusual Election Day
  • OR
    Oregon Ranked choice voting debuts in Benton Co.
    Oregon Elections officials begin collecting ballots from drop boxes
    Oregon Oregon is the easiest state in the nation to vote in, new analysis finds
    Oregon Candidates for Oregon Secretary of State make their case to voters
    Oregon How Oregon officials are protecting the right to vote in nursing homes
    Oregon The busiest man in Oregon right now is also one of the country's foremost early voting experts
  • PA
    Pennsylvania Commissioners hear concerns about security at county’s polling stations
    Pennsylvania Boockvar says no poll worker shortage, urges Legislature to act on early pre-canvassing
    Pennsylvania Pa. says ‘overwhelming majority of ballots’ will be counted three days after Election Day
    Pennsylvania York County official: About 90% of mail-in ballots sent out as deadlines loom
    Pennsylvania Lawrence talks Montgomery County election preparations ahead of Nov. 3
    Pennsylvania Berks Co. to video record mail-in ballot counting process on Election Day
    Pennsylvania Forks Township woman vows to protect votes in new safe voting campaign
    Pennsylvania Luzerene Co. voters take advantage of new on-demand ballot-casting option
    Pennsylvania Despite concerns, Southwestern Pa. voters request mail ballots in record numbers
    Pennsylvania Pa. Homeland Security chief addresses Black voters' concerns about poll intimidation, threats of violence
    Pennsylvania Some Susquehanna Valley voters receive mail-in ballot without secrecy envelope
    Pennsylvania Pa. has rejected 372,000 ballot applications — most of them duplicates — bewildering voters and straining officials
    Pennsylvania First batch of Pa. mail-in votes processing smoothly
  • RI
    Rhode Island Poll workers in short supply as momentous Election Day nears
    Rhode Island Board of Elections overturns decision to close polling place at Newport senior center
  • SC
    South Carolina SC Election Commission says more than 1 million will vote prior to Election Day
    South Carolina Don't wait in line to drop off a ballot, Election Commission says
    South Carolina Richland Co. insists it's prepared for absentee voting
  • TN
    Tennessee Coalition reports Tennesseans with disabilities have among worst voter turnout in country
    Tennessee Shelby County early voting expected to shatter all-time turnout record after initial two-day participation surge
    Tennessee Secretary of State: Sentencing Project report on voter disenfranchisement inaccurate
    Tennessee Federal appeals court upholds Tennessee signature-matching procedure on absentee ballots
    Tennessee Three ways to navigate early voting, while skipping the long lines
  • TX
    Texas 11 new voting machines added to SC polling place
    Texas Early voting back at Broughton Recreation Center in Longview following crash
    Texas Voters living with disabilities have ballot options
    Texas Collin County officials focus on conducting safe election amid high voter turnout
    Texas Swamped with voter requests, the Texas secretary of state’s office has become a focus of frustration
    Texas Measures in place at early voting locations to ensure safety
    Texas TX AG warns election officials against expanding curbside voting
    Texas Being prepared at polls key to streamlined voting process
    Texas Galveston Co. bans turning away voters without a mask
    Texas Tarrant County Election's Office fighting mail-in ballot misinformation
    Texas Harris Co. will have results available on election night, clerk says
    Texas ‘The numbers are just tremendous’: Potter and Randall counties contribute to Texas’ record breaking number of early votes
    Texas El Paso County Elections Administrator answers voters' questions
  • UT
    Utah Utah county mails over 13K ballots without crucial component
    Utah County clerks say there's one thing you can do to help this year's election go smoothly
    Utah Company linked to ballot bungle in Sanpete County has history of errors, financial troubles
  • VA
    Virginia ‘She believed deeply, deeply, deeply in voting and getting out the vote’: Longtime Williamsburg election officer dies at 89
    Virginia 25% of Halifax County voters have already cast their ballots
  • WA
    Washington A fierce race for Washington secretary of state in a year when elections are under the microscope
    Washington Ballots should be arriving soon, and King County Elections offers guidance
    Washington Washington State counties plan for extra security for election
  • WV
    West Virginia Warner, Berkeley Co. officials share election safety measures
    West Virginia Berkeley County health officials to work as poll workers, tout COVID-19 safety measures
  • WI
    Wisconsin Green Bay police offering deescalation training for poll workers ahead of Election Day
    Wisconsin Greenfield poll workers roll out new electronic voter system
    Wisconsin Madison installs 14 absentee ballot drop boxes
    Wisconsin New mural by Obama 'Hope' poster artist sends message about 'Voting Rights' in Milwaukee
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