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Ohio Politics

Ohio Politics

March 2018 | 56 pages | CQ Press

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The Role of Ohio in National Politics  
Purple State Politics  
The "Five Ohios, and the Rural-Urban Divide"  
Ohio: A Brief History  
Northwest Ordinance  
From a Territory to a State  
The Ohio Constitution  
1802 Constitution  
1851 Constitution  
1912 Convention  
The Ohio General Assembly  
Standing Committees  
Rules and Reference Committee  
Conference Committees  
The Law-Making Process  
Controlling Board  
Reapportionment and Redistricting  
Direct Democracy in Ohio  
The Executive Branch in Ohio  
Ohio Governors  
The Roles of the Ohio Governor  
Formal and Informal Powers  
Governors and Political Parties  
Other Executive Offices  
The Ohio Court System  
Mayor’s Courts  
Municipal and County Courts  
Courts of Common Pleas  
Courts of Appeals  
The Ohio Supreme Court  
Court of Claims  
Judicial Selection in Ohio  
Political Parties and Participation  
“Third” Parties in Ohio  
Governing Parties  
Legislative Party Committees  
Parties and the Political Environment  
Local Government in Ohio  
The Ohio Budget  
Learning Objectives  
Discussion Questions

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