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{{Ohelecbanner14}}{{ohagtoc14}}{{tnr}}{{SEO update|Month=January 2014|Reason=ongoing ballot access lawsuits}}The '''Ohio attorney general election''' will take place on [[State executive official elections, 2014|November 4, 2014]]. Incumbent [[Mike DeWine]] (R) was first elected in 2010 and is eligible to run for re-election.
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==Race background==
 
==Race background==
 
::''See also: [[Ballot access requirements for political candidates in Ohio#2013]]
 
::''See also: [[Ballot access requirements for political candidates in Ohio#2013]]
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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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>{{SEO unique news update|Month=January 2014|Reason=ongoing ballot access lawsuits}}
 
==Key deadlines==
 
==Key deadlines==
 
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Revision as of 13:49, 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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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 is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Only affiliated voters can vote for candidates in the primary election; however, voters do not choose their affiliation until election day, when they request a party's ballot.[1]

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

Race background

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.[5]

Key deadlines

Deadline Event
February 5, 2014 Filing deadline
May 6, 2014 Primary election
November 4, 2014 General election
November 25, 2014 Completion of state canvass of vote results

See also

External links

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References