FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Secretary Husted Announces Ballot Board Meeting
COLUMBUS – Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted announced he will convene the Ohio Ballot Board on Tuesday August 18th for the purpose of approving ballot language and receiving explanations and arguments for all three statewide initiatives that will appear before voters during the November 3, 2015 General Election.
WHO: Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted & members of the Ohio Ballot Board
WHAT: Meeting of the Ohio Ballot Board
WHEN: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 12:30pm
WHERE: Finan Senate Finance Hearing Room
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, Ohio 43215
The Ballot Board will also direct the means by which the Secretary of State’s office will disseminate information concerning the proposed ballot initiatives to the voters. The members will vote to authorize the Secretary of State to contract for the publication of the ballot language, explanations and arguments in a newspaper of general circulation in each county in the state as required by the Ohio Constitution.
Secretary Husted serves as the Chairman of the Ohio Ballot Board. Other members include Ohio Senate President Keith Faber, State Representative Kathleen Clyde, former State Senator Nina Turner and Mr. William Morgan.
Ballot Board meetings are open to the public and are also streamed live on the Ohio Channel.