FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
SECRETARY OF STATE HUSTED ANNOUNCES BALLOT BOARD MEETING
COLUMBUS – Secretary of State Jon Husted has called a meeting of the Ohio Ballot Board for Wednesday, August 24, 2011, at 1:00 p.m. in the Finan Finance Hearing Room of the Ohio Statehouse, located on the first floor of the Senate Building at 1 Capitol Square, Columbus, Ohio, 43215.
The Ballot Board will meet to prepare any missing arguments/explanations for ballot issues, to direct the means by which the Secretary of State shall disseminate information concerning proposed constitutional amendments and referendum to the voters, and to direct the Secretary of State to contract for the publication in a newspaper of general circulation in each county in the state of the ballot language, explanations, and arguments regarding proposed constitutional amendments and referendum.
Secretary Husted serves as chair of the Ballot Board and oversees the board’s proceedings. Other members of the Ballot Board include: Fred Strahorn, Vice Chair; State Senator Keith Faber; Mark Griffin; and William N. Morgan. Ballot Board meetings are open to the public.
For more information, please contact Matt McClellan at 614-995-2168 firstname.lastname@example.org.