.Austin, TX, USA
The full bill must now get final approval in the Senate before going to the governor. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • House approved the package after removal of a bipartisan provision
  • The proposal followed backlash to the illegal voting arrests 
  • New language of the laws would have sought to add clarity

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
(Photo credit: AP)

  • Larry Elder had a rapid ascent in the Sept. 14 recall election
  • His political views reflect a libertarian mindset
  • An Elder win would trigger a power struggle with Sacramento's Democratic state legislative majority

.Denver, CO, USA
Colorado's voting system has been praised by officials as one of the nation's safest. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • FBI agents are determining alleged security breach of a rural Colorado county's voting equipment.
  • Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold alerted federal cyber security officials.
  • Mesa County Clerk and Recorder Tina Peters condemned Griswold's inquiry.