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The voting rights group All Voting Is Local released a report this week showing that Franklin County has the most provisional ballots in the state.

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Advocates for the homeless and the Ohio Democratic Party are asking the Supreme Court to block election rules that could disqualify thousands of absentee and provisional ballots in the battleground state because of minor mistakes or omissions.

A state lawmaker wants to change the way votes are counted in elections, saying her bill could save more than tens of thousands of ballots from being thrown out. 

Testimony has wrapped up in a dispute that could affect how thousands of ballots are cast and counted in Ohio.