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7:29 am
Tue February 4, 2014

BOE Declines To Place Campaign Finance, Arena Finance Issues On May Ballot

The Franklin County Board of Elections has rejected an attempt by a local group to get voters in May to stop the city of Columbus from making its payments on Nationwide Arena.

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9:37 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Council Rejects Public Vote On Arena Purchase

Columbus City Council last night voted to reject the enactment of a proposal to end the city's purchase payments for Nationwide Arena.

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7:23 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Push To Have Voters Decide Arena Purchase Funding Clears Procedural Hurdle

The Franklin County Board of Elections says a citizens group has collected enough valid petition signatures to place a measure on the May ballot that would end the city of Columbus' purchase contract for Nationwide Arena.

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8:00 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Group Wants Voters To Decide Funding Of Arena Purchase

Columbus City Council earlier this week rejected a plan to ask voters to permit the use of casino tax revenue to fund council and mayoral campaigns, sending the issue to the Franklin County Board of Elections for review.

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7:51 am
Tue December 3, 2013

Council Rejects Municipal Campaign Finance Proposal

Columbus City Council last night voted unanimously against adopting a proposed ordinance that would limit spending in mayoral and council campaigns.

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7:31 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Columbus Campaign Finance Measure Closer To Reaching Ballot

Local elections officials says the group seeking to reduce spending in Columbus mayoral and city council races appears to have collected enough valid petition signatures to get a reform measure on the ballot next year.

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