Ohio: Election Law Changes Key Issue in 2012

Sun, Jan 1 2012 — Source: Zanesville Times Recorder

The Ohio Legislature passed sweeping election law reforms in 2011. Advocacy groups cried foul and collected enough signatures to put the issue on the November 2012 ballot.

The reforms in question include:

» Narrowing the early voting window.

» Prohibiting counties from automatically sending out absentee ballots.

» Creating a standard form for provisional ballots which, if filled out incorrectly, could disqualify the ballot. 

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