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A package of proposed election law changes aimed at making voting easier in Ohio has been restored to a single ballot issue rather than being split into four questions. 

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The Ohio Supreme Court has sided with a coalition that’s pushing a voting rights amendment for this fall’s ballot. The justices rejected a decision made by majority Republicans on the state ballot board to split the amendment into four parts.

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Backers of a proposed ballot issue updating Ohio's voting laws have appealed to the Ohio Supreme Court, alleging the Ohio Ballot Board misinterpreted the state's single subject rule when it severed their proposal into four separate measures. 

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The Ohio Ballot Board Monday voted to split a proposed ballot measure aimed at updating Ohio's voting laws into four separate issues. 

Ohio Public Radio

A group trying to increase the minimum wage through a constitutional amendment can begin collecting signatures to put the issue on the November ballot. 

The Ohio Attorney General's office has approved a summary of the proposed fall statewide ballot issue backed by a coalition of unions and community groups to raise Ohio’s minimum wage by nearly 50 percent to 13-dollars an hour by 2025. 

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The Ohio Ballot Board has agreed on the language for the only issue voters will see this fall - a resolution to a dispute over Issue 1.

The Ohio Ballot Board Tuesday certified a payday lending proposal as a single ballot issue.  

Andy Chow

The Ohio Attorney General's office has certified a ballot proposal to cap interest rates on payday loans and impose additional regulations. 

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The Ohio Ballot Board has certified a petition for another proposed initiative to legalize recreational marijuana. 

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The Ohio Ballot Board has approved placing before voters in May a congressional redistricting plan.

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The Ohio Ballot Board has approved language for two statewide issues going on the November ballot. Issue 1 is dubbed Marsy's Law.

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The Ohio Ballot Board has certified as a single issue a proposed constitutional amendment that would change the way Ohio draws congressional districts.

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The Ohio Attorney General's office has certified a petition seeking to amend Ohio's constitution to give crime victims and their families the same rights as the accused.

The Ohio Ballot Board has certified as two ballot issues a proposed constitutional amendment to impose term limits on Ohio Supreme Court justices and remove special legal protections for state lawmakers and their staffers.

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Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has certified a proposed constitutional amendment to impose term limits on Ohio Supreme Court justices and to remove special legal protections for state lawmakers and their staffs.

An issue aimed at controlling what Ohio agencies pay for prescription drugs has cleared a hurdle to appearing on next year's ballot.

Supporters of medical marijuana may begin collecting signatures to put the issue on the November ballot in Ohio. 

Ohio Public Radio

The fight over a ballot proposal to put ethics restrictions on state lawmakers and cut their pay is headed to the Ohio Supreme Court.

The Ohio Ballot Board has voted to split into two questions a clean-energy initiative slated for the 2016 ballot. 

Backers of a state legislative term limits proposal may begin collecting petition signatures to get their measure onto the ballot.

Working under a tight deadline, the Ohio Ballot Board on Friday approved new language for a marijuana legalization amendment that will appear on ballots as Issue 3.

The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled portions of the ballot wording describing a proposal to legalize marijuana in the state is misleading and has ordered a state board to rewrite it.   

A ballot effort to cap at 12 years the combination of time a person could serve in the Ohio Legislature has cleared an initial hurdle. 

Ohio Public Radio

The Ohio Ballot Board has approved the language for three issues voters will decide this fall. 

The proposed state constitutional amendment to legalize marijuana will be before Ohio voters this fall. 

The Ohio Ballot Board has cleared a marijuana legalization amendment for the November 2016 ballot. The board has certified the measure as a single ballot issue.

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The Ohio Ballot Board has unanimously approved petition language for a group that wants to legalize marijuana in Ohio. 

Medicaid Expansion Supporters Proceed With Back-Up Plan

Sep 19, 2013

Supporters of a proposal to expand Medicaid can start collecting signatures to put the issue before Ohio voters next year – though they continue to say they don't want to have to do that.

Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Ballot Issue

May 24, 2013

The Ohio Ballot Board has approved a proposed constitutional amendment legalizing medical marijuana and certain uses of hemp.

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