Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted (R) blamed the legislature Thursday for the state’s recent decision to reduce the amount of time available to voters in the state to cast their votes -- even though it acted on his recommendation.
Alma Adams, a long-time Democratic state representative and arts educator, is all-but-certainly going to be a Congresswoman. But due to a needless omission by her state's governor, her first partial term may well be over before she gets sworn-in.
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Among those denied the right to vote were individuals improperly included on the list of felons who cannot vote, and former felons whose names had not been removed from the list even though they had their voting rights restored.
The North Carolina Board of Elections says it's still investigating claims of potential double-voting. But lawmakers are already seizing on the preliminary findings to claim “evidence of widespread voter error and fraud."