Governor John Kasich signed the bill into law after it passed both chambers of the Ohio General Assembly with strong bipartisan support.
Bob Bauer and Ben Ginsberg wrote to Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted regarding the many benefits of online voter registration.
BPC had a very busy December to close out 2014. We welcomed Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz and International Energy Agency Director Maria van der Hoeven for an in-depth review of U.S. energy policy, traveled to Ohio to discuss prospects for electoral reform with Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted, and held events examining topics like mobile payments and the future of health information technology.
There is too much distrust of the electoral system and many reasons to account for why. But one of the causes we have heard more about than any other is the way in which legislative districts are drawn.
As Ohio continues to explore ways to make its electoral system a national model, Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted will outline his vision for making redistricting reform a reality in 2015.
Whether it’s access to the polls or the integrity of the ballot, Americans can’t agree about what election priorities should be. Maybe the chief election official of Ohio, Secretary of State Jon Husted says it best: “make it easy to…