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6:27 am
Thu December 18, 2014

Lawmakers Approve Redistricting Bill

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A bipartisan redistricting bill will go to the voters next year after the measure cleared the Ohio Legislature on Wednesday.

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6:27 pm
Fri December 12, 2014

Lawmakers Hail New Bi-partisan Redistricting Plan

Ohio lawmakers have finally come to a bi-partisan agreement on redistricting that many are calling historic.

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11:07 am
Fri December 12, 2014

Ohio Senate Approves Redistricting Plan

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A bipartisan redistrict agreement is awaiting Ohio House approval after the Senate passed the measure early this morning. 

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10:37 am
Mon December 8, 2014

Redistricting Proposal Has Bipartisan Support Now But Will The Plan Change In The Future?

A bill that’s passed the Ohio House is providing some hope to people who have been critical of the process of drawing lines for legislative districts. 

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8:35 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

New Redisctricting Policy Gives More Power To Minority Party

State lawmakers are changing a House proposal that would overhaul the way Ohio draws legislative districts to require additional minority-party support for approval of the political boundaries.  

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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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10:19 am
Wed November 19, 2014

Redistricting Bills Propose Big Changes In Line Drawing Process

A panel of state lawmakers and other constitutional experts has been working on a new redistricting plan

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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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9:35 am
Thu June 5, 2014

Husted Challenges GOP Lawmakers To Get Moving On Redistricting, Online Voter Registration

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. 

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7:29 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Poll Shows Suprising Views On Issues Of Term Limits, Redistricting, And Early Voting

A new University of Akron poll asked registered voters about three major issues.

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7:01 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Ohio House Democrats Push Package Of Government Reforms

Democrats in the Ohio House are advocating a package of proposals they say would make state government more accessible and accountable.

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6:48 am
Wed October 9, 2013

Changing Politics Involves Changing Political Process

Ohio voters who say they are fed up with the current political system often find it’s difficult to change. Many people who study politics say it’s not as simple as voting incumbents out of office.

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7:54 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Senate Approves New Plan For Legislative Districts

The Ohio Senate has passed a plan that would make changes in the process for drawing the lines for legislative and congressional districts.

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9:23 am
Thu September 13, 2012

Justices Reject Redistricting Language

The Ohio Supreme Court has oreded the Ohio ballot board to replace the text it used to describe Issue Two on the November ballot.

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9:40 am
Fri August 31, 2012

Some Attorneys Back Redistricting Plan

Some of Ohio's top attorneys and legal scholars are backing a redistricting amendment on the November ballot.

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7:15 pm
Wed August 8, 2012

State Bar Association sees conflict of interest for redistricting panel

The Ohio State Bar Association is opposing a proposed constitutional amendment that would change how legislative and congressional districts are drawn in the state. 

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