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College Voters

Ohio Public Radio

Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich has used his line-item-veto power to strike a provision from the state transportation budget Democrats claimed would discourage out-of-state college students from voting.

Some Democratic state lawmakers say they might vote against the proposed transportation budget because of a provision they say would restrict voting rights.

Budget Amendment On Voting College Students Raises Other Issues

May 6, 2013

An amendment that’s tucked away in the proposed two year state budget is drawing criticism from college students who say it’s a way to take away their right to vote in Ohio.