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Libertarians Fight Order To Remove Them From Ballot

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Charlie Earl (eft) and Steven Linnaberry say they have filed a legal challenge to Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted's ruling that both should be removed from the May primary ballot.
8:30AM
March
10, 2014

Two Libertarians being removed from Ohio’s May primary ballot have filed a legal challenge against the state.

Elections Chief Says 17 Non-Citizens Voted In 2012 Election

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Husted says improved online voter registration could avert future cases, because prospective voters must provide a drivers' license number that could be checked for citizenship status.
11:29AM
December 18, 2013

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.

State To Let Businesses File More Paperwork Online

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All entities doing business in Ohio are required to register with the Secretary of State's office if they operate under a title other than a person's name.
11:15AM
October
4, 2013

The Ohio Secretary of State’s office is launching a new initiative to let businesses file more required state paperwork online.

Federal Judge Extends Provisional Ballot Ruling

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11:54AM
August 5, 2013

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.

Well-Known Democrat Announces Run For Secretary Of State

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Democrat Nina Turner announced her decision Monday at an event in Cleveland.
11:17AM
July
1, 2013

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.

Husted Stands Behind Provisional Ballot Order

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Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted
1:34PM
November
5, 2012

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is standing behind his order to reject provisional ballots where the voter ID information is wrong or incomplete.

Husted Gets Failing Grades From Voting Rights Group

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Members of the Ohio Unity Coalition meet with reporters on Monday to announce "failing grades" for Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted for his actions related to the November election.
7:30AM
September
25, 2012

Members of a voter rights group say Ohio’s Secretary of State has failed the state and voters on several fronts related to the fall election.

Husted Sued By Democrats Removed From Elections Board

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Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted
11:30AM
September
11, 2012

The complaint filed in federal court says Jon Husted violated Thomas Ritchie’s and Dennis Liberman’s constitutional rights by removing them from the Montgomery County Board of Elections.

Husted Ordered To Explain Actions To Federal Judge

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Secretary of State Jon Husted
9:07AM
September
6, 2012

The federal judge who ordered the state to reinstate three days of in-person early voting is ordering the Secretary of State to explain why he’s not following the order.

Ohio Libertarians Criticize Republicans, Hearing Ordered By Husted

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The Libertarian Party of Ohio is denouncing a hearing ordered by Secretary of State Jon Husted after what Libertarians call a frivolous complaints by Republicans.
7:51AM
September 6, 2012

The Libertarian Party of Ohio is denouncing a hearing ordered by Secretary of State Jon Husted after what Libertarians call a frivolous complaints by Republicans.