Official explanations and statements for and against are provided by the Ohio Ballot Board.
State Issue 1 -- To provide for earlier filing deadlines for statewide ballots.
State Issue 2 -- To authorize the state to issue bonds to continue the Clean Ohio program for environmental revitalization and conservation.
State Issue 3 -- To amend the constitution to protect private property rights in ground water, lakes and other watercourses.
State Issue 5 -- Referendum on legislation making changes to check cash lending (sometimes known as payday lending), fees, interest rates and practices.
State Issue 6 -- To amend the constitution by initiative petition for a casino near Wilmington in southwest Ohio and distribute to all Ohio counties a tax on the casino.
(Issue #4 has been withdrawn.)
Anthony Wayne -- Income tax levy for operating expenses.
Evergreen School levy: Issue 27
Pettisville Schools -- Renewal tax levy for emergency requirements.
Swanton school levy (annual income tax of 3/4%).
Swanton school levy (additional tax for Swanton Public Library).
Complete Issues List
Complete Issues list -- Issues are divided by township and village. Five school districts are also included.
|No party||Richard Duncan|
|No party||Ralph Nader|
Official write-in candidates for U.S. president
|No party||Robert Owens|
5th Congressional District
|Democratic||George F. Mays|
Complete Candidates list -- National, county and local races are included.