Ohio Controlling Board Controversy Over The Decision To Not Allow Postage Paid Ballots Continues By Jo Ingles • Sep 15, 2020 Jo Ingles The leader of Democrats in the Ohio House is blasting a Republican controlled panel of lawmakers for its decision to deny a request by the Republican Secretary of State to pay for postage on ballots. Statehouse correspondent Jo Ingles reports. Bid By Ohio's Secretary Of State To Make Ballots Postage Paid Is Rejected By Jo Ingles • Sep 14, 2020 Dan Konik A panel of lawmakers has shot down a request by Ohio’s Republican Secretary of State that would have allowed his office to pay for postage for mail-in ballots. Secretary Of State Will Ask For Permission To Pay For Postage On Mail-in Ballot Envelopes By Jo Ingles • Sep 11, 2020 Jo Ingles Ohio’s Secretary of State will ask a panel of state lawmakers Monday to allow him to use money raised from business fees to buy postage for mail-in ballots. Ohio's Top Elections Chief To Ask Controlling Board To Okay Mailing Costs For Ballots By Jo Ingles • Aug 18, 2020 Jo Ingles Ohio’s Secretary of State is asking a panel of lawmakers that controls state funds to allocate money for his office to pay for absentee ballots. The process being used has been used before.