“Ohio Governor Poised To Make Voters Pay To Keep Polls Open Late”

Think Progress:

Republican lawmakers in Ohio approved a bill late Wednesday night that would force residents toput up a cash bond when they petition a court extend voting hours during an election day emergency, such as a natural disaster. If Gov. John Kasich (R) signs the bill, Ohio could become the first state in the nation to make voters risk losing tens of thousands of dollars of their own money when making the case for keeping the polls open a few extra hours.


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