Week of May 26, 2013
The latest election law headlines taken from media outlets across the country during the week of May 26, 2013.
- Texas - Supreme Court orders lower courts to reconsider rulings blocking Texas voter ID, redistricting (Washington Post)
- New York - New York City Wants to Revive Old Voting Machines (The New York Times)
- Wisconsin - Wisconsin appeals court rules state voter photo ID law constitutional (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)
- Nevada - Nev. developer guilty of illegal campaign contributions (USA Today)
- Florida - Critics fret over doubling of campaign-cash cap (Orlando Sentinel )
- Illinois - Effort to pull controversial election authority from local officials stalled (Chicago Tribune)
- Nevada - Reid says he’s ‘sorry’ Whittemore is facing trial on campaign finance violations (Las Vegas Sun)
- National - As IRS scandal flares, a watchdog calls attention to other tax-exempt groups (The Miami Herald)
- Ohio - Poll worker convicted of voting fraud (Cincinnati.com)
- Pennsylvania - Voter ID challenge to proceed in court (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette )
- Ohio - Ohio moves to comply with 20-year-old federal law on voter information (Cleveland Plain Dealer)
- National, Ohio - Groups Targeted by I.R.S. Tested Rules on Politics (The New York Times)
Information & Analysis
Information and analysis on the latest developments in election law during the week of May 26, 2013.