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9:42 am
Thu September 13, 2012

Judge Denies Stay Of Husted's Early Voting Changes

A Federal judge has denied a request by Secretary of State Jon Husted to stay the court's order to restore early voting on the final weekend and Monday before the November election while the state appeals.

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4:58 pm
Tue September 11, 2012

New rules for counting provisional ballots

Ohio's elections chief has issued new rules for counting provisional ballots in Ohio in response to a federal judge's order seeking more access for the coming presidential election. 

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9:32 am
Tue September 11, 2012

Fired Elections Officials Replaced

Former Demcractic Dayton mayor Rhine McLin and Democratic attorney John Doll have been nominated to replace two Montgomery County Board of Elections officials fired in a dispute over extended voting hours.

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9:25 am
Thu September 6, 2012

Early Voting Hearing Later This Month

A federal district judge has ordered Secretary of State Jon Husted to appear at a hearing scheduled for September 13th on early voting rules.

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9:48 am
Fri August 31, 2012

Pastors Meet With Husted About Early Voting

A group of Ohio Pastors has met with Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted, asking him to allow county boards of election to offer in-person early voting on weekends leading up to election day.

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5:47 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Montgomery County Board of Elections officials temporarily reinstated

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is temporarily lifting his suspension of two Democratic county election officials who voted to extend early voting hours in the general election beyond the uniform, statewide hours the
Republican set. 

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5:10 pm
Tue August 21, 2012

Compromise Suggested For Early Voting Debate

Controversy continues over the lack of weekend voting hours planned for this November's election.

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5:28 pm
Thu August 16, 2012

Some Democrats Protest Voting Hours Changes

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted’s directive that election boards in all of Ohio’s 88 counties must keep the same hours leaves some Democrats wondering whether that’s really fair for all Ohioans. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles explains some Democrats say equal is not necessarily fair where voting rights are concerned.    


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4:29 pm
Wed August 15, 2012

Judge Considers Early Voting Rules for Ohio

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’s Jo Ingles reports there isn’t a quick and easy answer to that question.  

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5:26 pm
Mon August 13, 2012

Inconsistent Early-Voting Opportunites Draw Ire

There’s a controversy over extended in person early voting hours in Ohio. Democrats are crying foul because some Republican leaning counties have put in place evening and weekend hours while other counties with more Democratic leanings are offering early in person voting only during normal business hours. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports .

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