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Secretary Husted to Hold Media Availability Ahead of House Vote to Approve Online Voter Registration

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COLUMBUS – Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted will hold a media availability ahead of today’s expected vote in the Ohio House of Representatives to approve Senate Bill 63, which would authorize the creation of an online voter registration system in Ohio.

Secretary Husted has been the leading voice in advocating for the change since before assuming his role as Ohio’s Chief Elections Officer.

WHO:            Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted

WHAT:          Media availability on Online Voter Registration

WHERE:      Outside the Chamber of the Ohio House of Representatives
Ohio Statehouse
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, Ohio 43215

WHEN:         TODAY, May 24, 2016 at 11:15am

Online voter registration is a proven tool in making it easier to vote and harder to cheat. The initiative would be more convenient for voters, reduce costs for local governments and increase the security of Ohio’s elections.

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For more information, please contact Joshua Eck at (614) 466-2729

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