Jon Husted

Fight Over Elections Board Members May Go To Court

Jul 3, 2014

The Lucas County Republican Party plans to take Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted to court in a dispute over nominees for the county's troubled board of elections.

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is challenging his fellow Republicans in the Legislature for inaction on several fronts – including redistricting and on-line voter registration. 

SUPCUS Declines To Hear Libertarian Appeal

May 6, 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal by the Libertarian Party of Ohio trying to get  gubernatorial candidate  Charlie Earl on today's ballot.

The Secretary of State has set new hours for voting in the November elections.

Husted Defends His Record In Office

Jan 31, 2014

A liberal strategy group is forming to help Democrats win Secretaries of State offices around the country.

State, Group Settle Voter Registration Lawsuit

Jan 14, 2014

A conservative group has reached an agreement with Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted in a lawsuit claiming the state was failing to maintain accurate voter registration lists.

Husted Claims Problems With Voter Rolls

Dec 19, 2013

Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is asking county prosecutors to investigate 17 people who voted during the 2012 election.

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has appointed Greg Haas to the Franklin County Board of Elections.

Internet café backers are trying to block from taking effect a law effectively banning the establishments.

If you want to register to vote in Ohio, you need to go to your local election board to do that. But there’s a bill in the Ohio legislature that would allow Ohioans to register to vote online.

A federal judge has extended a ruling that requires elections officials to count provisional ballots when voters use partial Social Security numbers as ID. 

Kasich Winning Gubernatorial Cash Race

Aug 1, 2013

Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich has 4.4 million dollars on hand in his re-election campaign.

Votes In 2012 Election Under Scrutiny

Mar 29, 2013

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted says 450 votes in the 2012 election are under scrutiny, with 129 of them turned over to law enforcement for investigation.

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The Republicans at the head of state government say they hope to remain on the job after 2014. The governor, state auditor, treasurer, attorney general and secretary of state have all indicated they plan to run again. And they have significant campaign cash on hand already.

Secretary of State Says Record Number of Absentee Ballots Cast in 2012

Jan 10, 2013

More people voted early by absentee ballot in last fall’s presidential election than ever have before in Ohio.

Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted says he will not challenge Governor John Kasich in the 2014 GOP primary.

A federal judge has denied a request to immediately reinstate two Democratic Montgomery County Board of Elections officials fired by Ohio's Republican Secretary of State. Walter Rice says Dennis Lieberman and Thomas Ritchie failed to identify that a fundamental right had been violated by their removal. Secretary of State Jon Husted accused them of violating state law by voting to approve weekend early voting hours. The two say they wanted to make the voting process as open as possible.

Ohioans who are vision impaired or are not able to walk easily should find it relatively easy to cast ballots at polling places.

Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by two Democratic Montgomery County Board of Elections officials who claim he unjustly fired them in August.

A group is suing Ohio’s Secretary of State, asking the court to order Jon Husted to purge voter rolls in the buckeye state. 

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