The federal government recommends demolishing over 200 buildings at the site of a former Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio.
The Ohio Republican Party is questioning the validity of some signatures gathered by a voter group that’s pushing a fall ballot proposal aimed at taking away elected officials’ power to draw legislative and congressional districts.
A coalition of voter groups awaits word from the Ohio Secretary of State’s office on whether a proposal to revamp Ohio redistricting will go on the fall ballot. Republicans call the plan dangerous.
Justices in Ohio are weighing arguments that will determine the fate of Ohio’s newly drawn legislative map.
An Ohio coalition of voter groups has submitted initial paperwork as it pushes for a state constitutional amendment that would take away elected officials’ power to draw legislative and congressional districts.
This is the first election since congressional district boundaries were changed last year and thatâ€™s causing some confusion among voters.
Ohio’s new Congressional map has made next week’s primary election the only substantial obstacle for many candidates to win office.
A Republican Ohio congressman headed for a tough primary as a result of newly drawn districts has told his rival he will not seek re-election.
This year brought big fights over redistricting and state elections law.
The two chambers agreed on a bill that establishes a slightly more Democrat-friendly Congressional map and returns to a single March primary.
Ohio’s Presidential and Congressional primaries were pushed back to June to allow time to settle a dispute over the state’s new map of U.S. House districts.