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Let Ohio Vote Says, Never Mind

12:00AM
June
28, 2010

The group “Let Ohio Vote” now does not want Ohioans to vote on whether to allow slot machines at horse race tracks.

Supreme Court’s Slots Ruling Clouds Grove City Downtown Redevelopment

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September
21, 2009

Monday’s state supreme court ruling has clouded a proposed Grove City downtown redevelopment project a little further.

Gov. Strickland’s Slots Proposal Has Supporters, Opponents

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June
26, 2009

A coalition of powerful business groups has thrown its support behind Gov. Ted Strickland’s embattled plan to expand gambling to balance the state budget. Restaurant owners, grocers and beer and wine wholesalers joined the Harness Horsemen’s Association on Thursday to back Strickland’s plan to allow slot machines at Ohio’s seven horse racing tracks.

Hundreds Rally For Slots At Racetracks

12:00AM
May
19, 2009

More than 300 Ohioans who breed, feed, and race horses rallied at the statehouse in Columbus today, proclaiming that legalizing slot machines at race tracks was the best way to save their sinking industry in the Buckeye State. Correspondent Bill Cohen was there too. Here is his report.

Local voting officials weigh in

12:00AM
January
25, 2008

Local voting officials throughout Ohio are telling Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner they aren’t concerned about the security of voting systems in their counties.

Brunner Leads Discussion About Voting Machines

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January
14, 2008

Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner is meeting with elections officials and concerned voters in the near future to discuss her recommended changes to the voting process in November.

Ohio Secretary Of State Says Voting Machines Easily Compromised

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December
14, 2007

Ohio’s top elections official says all you’d need is a magnet and “smart phone” like the Palm Treo to tamper with Ohio’s electronic voting machines. Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner is reporting today on the findings of a $1,900,000 study of electronic voting systems in the state.

New Law Cracks Down on Slot-Like Games

12:00AM
October
25, 2007

A crackdown on electronic gaming machines that look and operate a lot like slot machines has just taken effect across Ohio.

Ban on Electronic Video Machines Similar to Slots Goes to Governor

12:00AM
October
23, 2007

Governor Ted Strickland is expected to sign into law a bill aimed at ridding Oho of electronic video games.

New Electronic Video Games Installed at Two Ohio Racetracks

12:00AM
September
18, 2007

Two Ohio racetracks are installing controversial electronic video games.