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Ohio Elections Chief Fires 2 Democratic Officials

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Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted fired two Democrats from elections board.
3:58PM
August
28, 2012

The state’s elections chief has fired two Democrats from an elections board in southwest Ohio after they pushed to extend early voting hours into the weekend beyond his order.

Removal Of Ohio Election Officials Recommended

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Voting rights advocates march for reinstates weekend voting hours. Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted's office will decide Tuesday whether to accept recommendations to unseat two elections officials who acted against his order.
3:13PM
August
27, 2012

A state hearing officer recommends two Democrats be removed from an elections board in southwest Ohio after they moved to create extra voting hours on the weekends.