Constitutional Modernization Commission

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6:11 am
Fri May 15, 2015

Washington Group Opposes Ohio Term Limits

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Opponents are fighting a proposal extending term limits for state lawmakers from eight to 10 years.

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6:58 pm
Thu May 14, 2015

State Auditor Speaks Out Against Some Constitutional Amendments

Ohio Auditor David Yost
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State Auditor David Yost says he wants to make it harder to amend Ohio's constitution through ballot initiatives that provide economic benefits to few individuals or create monopolies.   

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5:42 am
Tue December 2, 2014

Lawmakers Working On New Redistricting Plan

A redistricting proposal is unlikely to be taken up in the lame duck session of the Ohio General Assembly this year, but one could be ready in time for the November 2015 elections.

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2:13 am
Sat August 9, 2014

School Funding One Aspect Of Constitutional Modernization Commission Deliberations

The Constitutional Modernization Commission is examining how the state's founding document can resolve the ongoing school funding debate.

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8:58 pm
Thu August 7, 2014

Constitutional Modernization Commission Looks At State's Redistricting Plan

After years of complaints about the way the state’s Congressional and legislative districts are drawn, the Constitutional Modernization Commission - an appointed panel of current and former lawmakers and other officials - is looking over a plan to change it.

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8:55 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Constitutional Modernization Commission Tackles Topic Of Term Limits

For months the Constitutional Modernization Commission, an appointed panel of lawmakers, former public officials and well-connected experts, has been meeting to talk about what should be changed in the state's founding document.

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6:27 am
Thu July 11, 2013

Constitutional Modernization Commission Meeting This Week

A panel of lawmakers and specially-selected citizens charged with recommending changes to the state constitution started a series of hearings this week.

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