Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Ohio’s secretary of state says a new online search tool will help Ohioans to more easily check their voter registration information.
The budget may top the agenda for state lawmakers. But there’s still talk about changing the way the maps that create boundaries for state and federal lawmakers are drawn – especially after the latest maps sparked widespread criticism, legal action and a failed ballot issue.
A federal judge has ordered the state’s election chief not to reject certain provisional ballots and come up with a new directive regarding the ballots.
There’s increasing partisan bickering about whether state lawmakers should address elections reform in the upcoming lame duck session.
Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is standing behind his order to reject provisional ballots where the voter ID information is wrong or incomplete.
State elections officials hope to declare the winner of Ohio’s 18 electoral votes on Election Night, but they’re prepared to turn to provisional ballots if necessary.
The 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati on Wednesday sided with Sec. of State Jon Husted in ruling that a lower court over-reached when it ruled provisional ballots cast at the wrong precinct and those cast in the wrong location all together should be counted.
A federal judge has denied a request to reinstate two Democratic county elections officials fired by Ohio’s Republican secretary of state.
Ohio’s elections chief wants to see a judge’s order requiring the state to count certain flawed provisional ballots thrown out.
The U-S Supreme Court is siding with Democrats in refusing to block early voting in Ohio. The court on Tuesday refused a Republican request to get involved in a dispute over early voting in the state on the three days before Election Day.