Online voter registration and a boost in Ohio's severance tax for mineral extraction -- including gas and oil drilling -- need to be high on the Ohio General Assembly's priority list in the upcoming session, The Plain Dealer editorial board writes.
Elections and Voting - Resources for Election Officials and Ohio Voters
Alberta Jones, Louisville attorney and first woman or African-American prosecutor there. Murdered in 1965 at 35. Jones had organized voter registration, voting education, and GOTV that swept white supremacists out of city govt in 1964.
Ohio Rep. Kathleen Clyde asks Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted to implement online voter registration which would save elections officials time and money and make it harder for ineligible voters to cheat the system. Ohioans already are allowed to update their existing registrations online, change residential information or verify existing personal details. Husted's office says it can't allow Internet registrations without a law change.
Modernizing Ohio's election system includes online voter registration: Jon Husted
Arizona's presidential electors are fielding a torrent of emails and phone calls pleading with them to choose Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton or any other candidate except President-elect Donald Trump.