State lawmakers crafting responses to election concerns
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 By AJ Vicens Cronkite News
PHOENIX – The large number of provisional ballots cast in November has two lawmakers so far proposing ways to address the issue.
Rep. Chad Campbell, D-Phoenix, the House minority leader, said he is drafting legislation to form a committee to study election problems and recommend legislation.
Sen. Michele Reagan, R-Scottsdale, chairwoman of a new Senate Elections Committee, said she is aiming to cut down on problems with permanent early voting lists that led to many provisional ballots being cast.
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