Laws already on the books would intervene
A member of the redistricting commission proposed in Issue 2 "could accept a bribe from somebody" and "couldn’t be removed from this commission."
— PolitiFact Ohio
Expert says his calculations add up
"Had the online change of address been in place in 2008 an estimated 130,000 voters who cast provisional ballots could have changed their address online and voted a regular ballot."
Two referendums top $1 million, but it's no rule of thumb
"Every time we put a ballot issue on, it costs a million dollars."
New filings don't mean new hirings
"#Business formation is still on the rise in Ohio! So far in 2011 we’ve assisted w/ 44,443 new business filings."
Ohio's top elections officer not even close
Says that while his plan would narrow the time for early voting, "it still will be one of the most aggressive early voting time frames in America."
Pot, meet the kettle
"Since 2000, when he entered politics, Jon Husted has been on the ballot six times for three different political offices."
Voters gave her a raise when they re-elected her
"O’Shaughnessy even voted for her own personal stimulus package -- a taxpayer-funded pay raise for herself."
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