Statewide Ballot Issues
  • Two statewide ballot issues will appear on the November 2017 ballot.
  • Issue 1, Marsy's Law or the Crime Victims' Bill of Rights, addresses the rights of crime victims.
  • Issue 2, The Ohio Drug Price Relief Act, deals with the price paid by state agencies for prescription drugs.
  • The League of Women Voters of Ohio will be releasing a Voters' Guide covering both issues in early September.

Ohio Voter Purge Case Goes to US Supreme Court

Remember a local leader
  • Edith Chase, a life member of the League of Women Voters and fierce environmental advocate, passed away in mid-June in Ithaca, NY. Her memorial service will be held at the Kent United Church of Christ (14700 E. Main Street, Kent) on August 12 at 11 am. Read Edith’s bio here

Fair Districts News

LWV Ohio is a founding member of the Fair Districts = Fair Elections Coalition, working towards putting Congressional redistricting reform on the ballot. Read highlights of the proposal, the ballot summary, or the full proposed text of the initiative now.

Help us put Fair Congressional Districts for Ohio on the Ballot!

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