WOSU News Archives For: October 30, 2006

Voter I-D Requirement Back In Force

12:00AM
October
30, 2006

Last week a federal judge suspended Ohio’s new identification requirements for people requesting absentee ballots. Sunday, a federal appeals court put that earlier ruling on hold. That means voters applying for the early ballots must continue giving proof of their I-D.

Columbus Somali Community Prepares To Vote.

12:00AM
October
30, 2006

As Campaign 2006 enters its final week, candidates seek out the diminishing ranks of undecided voters. In Columbus, those ranks might include members of the city’s large Somali population. During the week-end, an estimated 150 or more people crowded into Mifflin Middle School auditorium for a forum sponsored by The Somali link newspaper.