Ohio Primary Elections, Amendment 26 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Primary Elections Amendment, also known as Amendment 26, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure mandated direct primaries for most elective offices.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 26 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 349,801 65.64%
No183,11234.36%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article V, Section 7.

Primary Elections. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article V, Section 7 of the Ohio Constitution.

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