Union protest punctuates Koch group's Ohio summit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hundreds of union workers and their supporters demonstrated and marched in downtown Columbus to protest the politics of billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch (kohk) and their flagship conservative organization, Americans for Prosperity.

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Fracking foes sue Ohio elections chief over ballot ruling

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Residents in three Ohio counties contend in a lawsuit that Secretary of State Jon Husted violated their rights when he invalidated ballot proposals they offered that would have restricted development projects related to the gas-drilling technique known as fracking.

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Ohio Democrats seek to join lawsuit over voting changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Democratic Party and two of its county organizations are seeking to join a federal lawsuit filed in May that alleges that election laws and rules in the political battleground state disproportionately burden Democratic-leaning voters.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press