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First Lady To Visit Swing State Ohio On Monday

Michelle Obama returns to campaign in Ohio next week.
11, 2012

First Lady Michelle Obama plans to return next week to the battleground state of Ohio to campaign for her husband.

Do Away With The Electoral College?

A map of each state's electoral votes in the 2012 presidential election.
4, 2012

One of the leading advocates for abolishing the U.S. method for choosing the President recently made his case before a Columbus audience.

County Boards Of Elections Make Final Preps for Early Voting

Franklin County elections officials opted to move early voting to the old Kohl's Store at the corner of Morse Rd. and Karl Rd. They hope the increased space will keep lines inside the building. Voters had to wait outside Vets Memorial during the 2008 presidential election.
October 1, 2012

Boards of elections around the state are getting ready for tomorrow’s start of early voting.

State Lawmaker Requests Federal Election Monitors For Ohio

Dem. State Rep. Alicia Reece of Cincinnati.
September 27, 2012

Dem. State Rep. Alicia Reece wants federal election monitors in Ohio for the November election.

Husted Gets Failing Grades From Voting Rights Group

Members of the Ohio Unity Coalition meet with reporters on Monday to announce "failing grades" for Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted for his actions related to the November election.
25, 2012

Members of a voter rights group say Ohio’s Secretary of State has failed the state and voters on several fronts related to the fall election.

Romney To Campaign In Mansfield, Biden Rallies Dems In Athens

Joe Biden made three weekend stops in southeast Ohio. Mitt Romney plans to speak to factory workers in Mansfield today.
September 10, 2012

Mitt Romney’s Monday rally in Mansfield comes two days after Joe Biden used a southeast Ohio event to attack the fiscal policies of the former Massachusetts governor.

Delaware County Candidate Arrested

6, 2012

Police say Rick Gemienhardt, a candidate for the county’s Republican Party Central Committee, took campaign literature his opponent had placed at several homes and threw it away.

Vice President Joe Biden Returns To Central Ohio

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Vice President Joe Biden.
February 9, 2012

Vice President Joe Biden is making a second visit to Ohio in less than a month. The Democrat is scheduled to speak Thursday at the Ohio Newspaper Association’s convention in Columbus.

Romney Tops GOP Straw Poll In Conservative SW Ohio

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GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney greets a voter.
January 29, 2012

Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney has won a straw poll of GOP voters in southwest Ohio, a conservative corner of the battleground state.

Ohio Primary Changes Could Shape The Future Of Campaigning

Ohio GOP chairman Kevin DeWine says changes how the party sends delegates to the national convention will bring more GOP candidates to Ohio.
October 7, 2011

The state GOP says changing how it sends delegates to the national convention will attract more candidates to the Buckeye State.