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Last-Minute Ohio Directive Could Trash Legal Votes

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Ohio House Speaker Jon Husted, R-Kettering, answers questions during the Associated Press Legislative and Elections Preview Seminar Thursday, Feb. 7, 2008, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio House Speaker Jon Husted, R-Kettering, answers questions during the Associated Press Legislative and Elections Preview Seminar Thursday, Feb. 7, 2008, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

A last-minute directive issued by Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted could invalidate legal provisional ballots. Ohio is widely viewed as the most critical state for both presidential campaigns and — with some polls showing a close race — the 11th-hour move could swing the entire election.

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