Chris Redfern http://wcbe.org en State Democratic Party Chair Predicts Lawsuit Over Absentee-Ballot Legislation http://wcbe.org/post/state-democratic-party-chair-predicts-lawsuit-over-absentee-ballot-legislation <p><span lang="EN">Ohio Democratic Party chair and&nbsp;State Representative Chris Redfern&nbsp;says he expects the organization to file a federal lawsuit over an absentee-ballot measure passed by the Republican-controlled Legislature. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 01:02:40 +0000 Associated Press 51487 at http://wcbe.org Dem Party Chair Critical of State of the State ticket Lottery http://wcbe.org/post/dem-party-chair-critical-state-state-ticket-lottery <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>Ohio's Democratic Party chair is questioning the propriety of a public online lottery for State of the State tickets organized by Governor John Kasich. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 00:06:53 +0000 Associated Press 30646 at http://wcbe.org Parties Stake Positions On Budget Proposal http://wcbe.org/post/parties-stake-positions-budget-proposal <P>Even before the ink dried on Governor Kasich’s proposed two year budget, Ohio’s Republican and Democratic Party leaders were already staking out political positions. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports. Fri, 08 Feb 2013 00:27:49 +0000 Ohio Public Radio & Jo Ingles 30303 at http://wcbe.org Judge Considers Early Voting Rules for Ohio http://wcbe.org/post/judge-considers-early-voting-rules-ohio <p>The fight over whether all Ohioans should have the opportunity to vote in person at boards of elections the weekend before Election Day has had its day in court. Ohio Public Radio&rsquo;s Jo Ingles reports there isn&rsquo;t a quick and easy answer to that question.<span style="display: none"> &nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 20:29:30 +0000 Ohio Public Radio & Jo Ingles 20928 at http://wcbe.org Dems Sue To See Kasich's Schedule http://wcbe.org/post/dems-sue-see-kasichs-schedule <p>The Ohio Democratic Party is suing Governor John Kasich in a Franklin County Court, saying he&rsquo;s illegally hiding documents that should be made available to the public. Ohio Public Radio&rsquo;s Jo Ingles reports.<span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 21:16:46 +0000 Ohio Public Radio & Jo Ingles 20864 at http://wcbe.org