Initiative 1401 would ban the purchase, sale and distribution of parts or products made from 10 endangered animals: lions, elephants, rhinos, tigers, leopards, cheetahs, marine turtles, pangolins, sharks and rays.
A look at some of the offices and issues at stake
Failure of the proposed state constitutional amendment followed an expensive campaign, a legal fight
Initiative 1401 would ban the purchase, sale and distribution of parts or products made from 10 enda
The biggest-ticket items are the two statewide ballot measures.
Voters have until 8 p.m. to drop ballots at official drop-box sites.
The elections, although likely to draw fewer voters than next year’s presidential contest, could nonetheless provide a test of public opinion on such topics as marijuana, gay rights and the emerging “sharing economy,” which includes...
If it passes, Ohio would become the fifth state to legalize recreational marijuana and would hand over exclusive rights in the state’s pot business to a limited circle of private investors that include some famous names.
Biden's decision finalizes the Democratic field of White House candidates and likely bolsters Hillary Rodham Clinton's standing as the front-runner by sparing her a challenge from the popular vice president.