War on Workers in Ohio: Bill to limit referendum process could pass this week
(Source: Plunderbund, March 17, 2013)
In 2012, Ohio Republicans used early voting restrictions to limit turnout among reliably Democratic voting groups.
Now they are continuing their efforts to restrict the voices of their political opposition. Republicans, safely in the majority in both chambers of the legislature, are fast-tracking legislation that would dramatically weaken efforts to overturn the laws that they pass.
Senate Bill 47 contains language that would greatly restrict signature-gathering efforts to put unpopular legislation on the ballot for repeal.
Full story: Plunderbund
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
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