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Payday Loan Industry Wins “Word War.”
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How Ohioans will vote in November on a ballot issue on payday loans could depend on exactly how the proposal is worded. That’s why backers and opponents of the measure watched a marathon meeting of the Ohio Ballot Board so closely Thursday, and why each side had such different reactions to the ballot language the Board came up with. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen sat through it and files this report.