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In late 2013, Ohio passed [[Ballot access requirements for political candidates in Ohio#2013|two laws]] that allegedly restrict minor parties' participation in the 2014 elections. The [[Libertarian Party|Libertarian Party of Ohio]] filed lawsuits against both laws, the outcomes of which could alter the candidate landscape of this race.<ref>[http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2013/11/14/petition-ruling.html ''The Columbus Dispatch,'' "Federal judge suspends Ohio law concerning who can collect petition signatures," January 3, 2014]</ref>
 
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Revision as of 12:21, 3 January 2014



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Ohio Attorney General Election

Primary Date
May 6, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Mike DeWine Republican Party
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Ohio State Executive Elections
Top Ballot
Governor Lieutenant GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney General
Down Ballot
Treasurer, Auditor

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This state official-related article is in the process of being updated.

The Ohio attorney general election will take place on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Mike DeWine (R) was first elected in 2010 and is eligible to run for re-election.

Ohio has a mostly closed primary system, in which voters must vote in the same party's primary as in the previous election, or register with the other party to switch.

Candidates

Note: The following list of candidates is not official and will continue to be updated until the 2014 candidate filing deadline. Candidates will be added as we come across them prior to the deadline. If you see a name of a candidate who is missing, please email us and we will add that name. As the election draws closer, more information will be added to this page.

Disqualified

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See also: Ballot access requirements for political candidates in Ohio#2013

In late 2013, Ohio passed two laws that allegedly restrict minor parties' participation in the 2014 elections. The Libertarian Party of Ohio filed lawsuits against both laws, the outcomes of which could alter the candidate landscape of this race.[4]

Key deadlines

Deadline Event
February 5 Filing deadline
May 6 Primary election
November 4 General election

See also

External links

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