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Ohio Voting Rights

Ohio Allowed To Purge Inactive Voters Despite Disenfranchisement Concerns

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 06.29.2016 | Politics

By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - A federal judge ruled on Wednesday that Ohio's secretary of state was within his rights to strip thousands of inac...

Rights Only for the Right People

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.03.2014 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

All those rights Americans cherish, those fundamental human and political freedoms protected by the U.S. Constitution, Republicans contend those aren't really inalienable rights or anything solid or permanent like that.

Voting Rights at Stake in the 21st Century

Rana B. Khoury | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics
Rana B. Khoury

There is a direct correlation between the strictest laws and Republican-dominance of their respective state legislatures. And yes, it is difficult to ignore the fact that the voters most adversely affected by these laws -- students, the poor, and minorities -- lean heavily Democratic.

Kasich Signs Controversial Repeal Law, Sparks Backlash

Reuters | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND, May 15 (Reuters) - Ohio's Republican Governor John Kasich signed a bill on Tuesday reversing a contentious v...

John Celock

UPDATE: Democrats Get Enough Signatures To Overturn Ohio Voting Law | John Celock | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

Democrats and progressives in Ohio have just over a week to gather 10,000 more petition signatures to force a referendum to overturn the state's contr...