By John Gideon on 9/1/2006, 4:16pm PT  

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org and VoteTrustUSA.Org

According to the AP, "Activists filed a civil-rights lawsuit Thursday claiming Secretary of State Ken Blackwell deprived people of their voting rights during the 2004 presidential election and seeking to have him removed from overseeing the general election in November." / Florida's primary is next Tuesday. The following Tuesday is Arizona, Delaware, DC, Maryland, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont and Wisconsin. / Georgia's repressive voter ID requirements are back in effect....

  • NAtional: Dick Thornburgh and Richard Celeste: We'd better have a backup plan for electronic voting LINK
  • AR: Arkansas Latest To Discover That HAVA IS The Gift That Keeps On Giving - To The Voting Industry LINK
  • AR: Lagrone berates Daniels over costlier elections LINK
  • AZ: Clock running down on new election law LINK
  • CA: California First To Pass Legislation To Establish National Popular Vote For President LINK
  • CA: Alameda County - County Voters Demand Security Testing of Sequoia Electronic Voting Equipment LINK
  • CT: Bysiewicz Can't Seem To Say 'Diebold' LINK
  • FL: Duval County - Elections Officials Prepared For Primaries LINK
  • FL: Sarasota County - Voters taking advantage of early voting LINK
  • GA: State's voter ID requirements back in force LINK
  • MA: John Bonifaz - Candidate pushes for voting overhaul LINK
  • MN: New voting rigs hit snags (AutoMark) LINK
  • NV: No word from the Supreme Court on ballot questions LINK
  • OH: Election board bracing for voter ID requirement LINK
  • OH: Activists Want Ohio Election Chief Out LINK
  • OH: Lawsuit questions Ohio voting rights. New case does not challenge ’04 outcome LINK
  • SC: Chester - City looks at county voting machines LINK
  • SD: Secretary of state seeks final decision on ballot wording LINK
  • WI: Iron County - Paper or plastic? Iron County voters get to choose between paper ballots, electronic voting machines (Sequoia and Vote-PAD) LINK
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