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New Book Says “Soft Money” Is Changing American Democracy

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8:32AM
August
25, 2014

In his new book, Daniel Tokaji details what he calls one of the most important recent developments in American democracy: the explosion of independent campaign spending, or “soft money.” Tokaji is an elections law professor at Ohio State University who’s new book is titled “The New Soft Money: Outside Spending in Congressional Elections.”

A.G. Strikes Down “Voter Bill Of Rights” Over Ballot Language

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The proposed amendment would expand early voting times on weekends and make other changes to election rules. It is supported by a coalition of black lawmakers, clergy and civil rights leaders.
9:48AM
February 14, 2014

Attorney General Mike DeWine rejected the petition for the proposed “Ohio Voters Bill of Rights” on Thursday, saying its summary was not a fair and truthful statement of the proposal.

Ohio Senate Exploring Repeal Of Election Law

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12:23PM
January 26, 2012

The Ohio Senate leader says some in his Republican caucus have been reviewing for weeks the idea of repealing a new elections law in the presidential battleground state that trims early voting days and makes other changes.