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Ohio Short Ballot for State Officers, Proposed Amendment 1 (1913)

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The Ohio Short Ballot for State Officers Amendment, also known as Proposed Amendment 1, was on the November 4, 1913 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. This amendment sought to modify Section 1, 2, and 18 of Article III of the Ohio Constitution to provide for use of short ballots for state officer elections. This means that only the governor and lieutenant governor would be elected by the people. The auditor of state, secretary of state, state treasurer, and attorney general would be appointed by the governor.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Proposed Amendment 1 (1913)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No461,55565.87%
Yes 239,126 34.13%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

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The language that appeared on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

ARTICLE III, SECTIONS 1, 2 AND 18

The Short Ballot for State Officers[3]

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