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Ohio Early Voting

Showdown Anticipated Over Voting Restrictions In Ohio

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics

Cuyahoga County executive Ed FitzGerald (D-Ohio), who is running for governor, announced Thursday at a press conference that he will challenge new vot...

Ohio Early Voting Will No Longer Take Place On Sundays, Weekday Evenings

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

Ohio voters will no longer be able to take part in early voting on Sundays or weekday nights, according to hours set by Secretary of State Jon Husted....

UGH: Another GOP Voter Suppression Push In Ohio

P.G. Sittenfeld | Posted 03.30.2014 | Politics
P.G. Sittenfeld

In recent days, an alarming episode has been on unfolding in Hamilton County, where I serve as a Cincinnati City Councilman. Cloaked in the guise of an administrative relocation is a Republican move aimed at voter suppression.

GOP Voting Chief: Balance Not Politically Possible

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted (R) defended his decision to limit early voting in the state, saying that voting places needed time to set up for t...

Luke Johnson

Early Voting Chaos Continues

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

MIAMI -- The battle over ballot access continued across the country Monday, as Republican Party operatives and elected officials pressed forward with ...

Early Voting Results 2012: Latest Figures From Key States

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Early voting results figures are beginning to trickle out in key presidential battleground states across the country. Actual vote tallies will not ...

Jennifer Bendery

Early Voting Lines In Cleveland Run For Blocks

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

CLEVELAND -- Early voters here are waiting in line for more than two hours in the cold to beat the rush on Election Day. Surprisingly, the scene fe...

Luke Johnson

Ohio Voters Face Long Lines

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

Ohio voters are facing extremely long lines at polling locations on Sunday. Early voting in the state has been reduced from the five weekends before t...

Over 1 Million Ballots Cast In Critical Swing State

Reuters | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Oct 30 (Reuters) - More than 1.2 million Ohio residents have already voted in the state which is seen as one of the most crucial in deci...

Jon Ward

Obama, Romney Campaigns Take Different Approaches To Door-Knocking In Ohio

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

CANTON, Ohio -- Samuel Taylor held his clipboard of addresses Saturday while telling a reporter about what's it like to be an openly gay supporter of ...

Judge Makes Decision On GOP Official's Controversial Firing Of Dems

Reuters | Posted 12.26.2012 | Politics

* Ohio is key battleground state in presidential election * Two officials were charged with breaking election law By Kim...

Matt Sledge

Romney Makes Early Voting Gains, But Obama Repeats Strong 2008 Performance

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.26.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- President Barack Obama flew to Chicago on Thursday to cast his vote early -- a first for a sitting president, and a move carefully crafted...

Do the Math: Dems Outpace R's in Absentee & Early Voting in Ohio & Virginia

Harold Ickes | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics
Harold Ickes

The Democratic ground game is succeeding in getting their voters to take the actions necessary to cast a vote for the President, while Republicans are not keeping pace.

'Remarkable String Of Victories' Stalls GOP Election Mission

AP | CURT ANDERSON | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics

MIAMI — Tough new election laws aimed at forcing voters in many states to show photo identification at polling places have been blocked or delay...

Dan Froomkin

High Court Sides With Obama In Huge Election Win

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a last-gasp appeal by Ohio Republicans and approved early voting for Ohio residents on the we...

Voting Change Turns Election Upside Down

The Daily Beast | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics

With the advent of early voting, Election Day has become Election Month in many states—like Noah’s flood, it now lasts for 40 days and 40 nights. ...

Obama Campaign Asks Court To Allow Early Voting

AP | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- President Barack Obama's campaign is urging the U.S. Supreme Court not to consider an appeal in a dispute over early voting in the p...

Trymaine Lee

Voter Suppression Campaign Has New Twist In Ohio

HuffingtonPost.com | Trymaine Lee | Posted 10.12.2012 | Black Voices

One by one the billboards started popping up all over Cleveland. One showed up at Carnegie Avenue and East 36th Street. Another was plastered at East ...

Trymaine Lee

Ohio Secretary Of State Deepens Confusion With Early Voting Appeal

HuffingtonPost.com | Trymaine Lee | Posted 10.11.2012 | Black Voices

Earlier this week when Ohio's Secretary of State John Husted said he'd appeal a court ruling that would reinstate early voting on the last three days ...

GOPer Appeals Key Ohio Decision To Supreme Court

AP | JULIE CARR SMYTH and ANN SANNER | Posted 12.09.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio's election chief on Tuesday appealed a ruling that reinstates the final three early voting days in the battleground state,...

Dan Froomkin

Obama Victory On Early Voting In Ohio Affirmed

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics

The injunction stands against a Republican-backed law that would have banned early voting in Ohio during the weekend before Election Day, a prime voti...

Michelle Obama Rallies In Critical State

Reuters | Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics

* Voters in Ohio can cast ballots 35 days before Nov. 6 * Obama leading polls by roughly 5 percentage points in Ohio By ...

Start Your Engines

Reuters | Posted 11.20.2012 | Politics

* By end of month, 30 states will start early voting * Court in Florida hears arguments in dispute over new law ...

Luke Johnson

GOP Official Talks About Need To 'Streamline' Voter ID Process

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted, who has been fighting a lawsuit from the Obama campaign trying to restore early voting, said voter identification ...

Dems Fight Back Against GOP Firing

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Two Ohio election officials fired for trying to extend voting in the final weekend before...