Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.
Ohio’s elections chief says he wants the full appellate court to review a federal judge’s ruling that expands the swing state’s voting schedule this fall.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio and other civil rights groups are challenging a directive from the state’s elections chief that sets uniform voting times. They’re also seeking to overturn a law that eliminated days when residents can both register to vote and cast an early ballot.
The directive issued Tuesday by Secretary of State Jon Husted would require training for every poll worker this year, regardless of previous experience. That’s a change from current state law.
Ohio’s elections chief has issued new early voting hours for the final days before Election Day following a federal judge’s order last week.
Cynthia Capathios heads a group called Independent Ohio. She says she got involved because she was tired of being left out says she isnâ€™t willing to sign up and is tired of feeling left out.
Two Libertarians being removed from Ohioâ€™s May primary ballot have filed a legal challenge against the state.
Ohio’s top election official says 17 noncitizens voted illegally in the battleground state in last year’s presidential election, and another 274 are registered but did not vote.
The Ohio Secretary of State’s office is launching a new initiative to let businesses file more required state paperwork online.
A federal judge ruled this morning that the agreement ensures that election officials count votes cast provisionally when voters use the last four digits of their Social Security numbers.
Dem. State Senator Nine Turner has been a state senator since 2008 and is known for the passionate style of her floor speeches. Before that, she was the first black woman to represent Ward 1 on the Cleveland City Council.