Election Coverage
10:03 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Questions About Provisional Ballots


1.4 million Ohioans have requested absentee ballots by mail.

So far, 618 thousand have been returned to county boards of election.  If those voters decide to vote in person, they will have to cast provisional ballots.  And that could pose a problem. Matt McClelland of the Secretary of State's office tells Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles he doesn't know how many provisional ballots could be cast.