October 21, 2011
August 24, 2011
August 3, 2011
Several requirements must be met before a proposed statewide issue can be placed on the ballot. Those procedures can be found here. The Ohio Ballot Board's role in the process is first to determine whether the petition language contains a single issue and secondly, to prescribe the official ballot language and any missing arguments for each statewide issue.
2011 Issues Report (PDF) The 2011 Issues Report is formatted for broadsheet paper. If you would like to download and print the individual components of the Issues Report, including ballot language, explanations and arguments for and against, please click the links below.
Disclaimer: The arguments are the opinions of the proponents and opponents of Issues 1, 2, and 3. Ohio law requires these arguments to be printed without respect to their truth or accuracy.
Click here for a summary of local issues information for the November 8, 2011 General Election.