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Obama campaign asks
court to allow early voting

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 10/13/2012 3:51:35 PM

COLUMBUS- President Barack Obama's campaign is urging the U.S. Supreme Court not to consider the Ohio secretary of state's appeal in a dispute over early voting in the presidential battleground state. Attorneys say in a court filing the campaign said it submitted Friday that the court should let a lower ruling restoring early voting rights stand and not hear Secretary of State Jon Husted's appeal. Husted appealed a ruling reinstating early voting the three days before Election Day and returning discretion to local elections boards. The Republican also asked the court to delay the lower court ruling

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Scrubber, 10/13/2012 4:05:22 PM     (No. 8930800)

As far as I'm concerned, the federal voting day is November xx, not a day before, unless the federal government prohibited you from voting on that day. This would include, and be limited to, those in embassies, the military, and MAYBE contractors in service to our country, such as (gasp) Halliburton. If you cannot make it to the polls on that day, then that's your problem. This will eliminate a huge amount of voter fraud.


Reply 2 - Posted by: trackman999, 10/13/2012 4:16:01 PM     (No. 8930814)

#1 that's racist.


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: object_distance, 10/13/2012 4:17:25 PM     (No. 8930818)

My question is "Why".
What is in it for him?. . .


Reply 4 - Posted by: M2, 10/13/2012 4:19:05 PM     (No. 8930822)

Sorry, #1 but what you want isn't the law. Some States have early voting, some don't. I agree with you that we should have ONE voting day and that's it. However, if Obama is "urging" Ohio's supreme court not to allow something (which he shouldn't be doing anyway), then whatever Obama wants, I want the reverse. There's a reason for this "urging" and could it be not enough time to get the fraud apparatus in place?


Reply 5 - Posted by: JoniTx, 10/13/2012 4:22:28 PM     (No. 8930828)

They want the folks leaving Church services on Sunday to head straight to the early voting booths.


Reply 6 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 10/13/2012 4:31:54 PM     (No. 8930836)

Barry's voters are cooling off, he wants to get them while they're still lukewarm.


Reply 7 - Posted by: justabthadit, 10/13/2012 5:02:27 PM     (No. 8930890)

Obama also wants people voting before there's any more fallout from Libya, or before Bill Clinton slips in the shiv for throwing Hillary! under the bus.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: outnumberedinillinois, 10/13/2012 6:13:00 PM     (No. 8930977)

He also wants them to have time to vote in more than one state. It's voter fraud.


Reply 9 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/13/2012 8:02:25 PM     (No. 8931138)

Obama, making the country safe for voter fraud.



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