Obama Campaign, DNC Sue Ohio To Restrict Military Voting

Posted on October 3, 2012


Yet he’s allowing illegal aliens to obtain driver’s licenses in California and suing to block voter ID laws throughout the country.

Ohio (Joe Newby-The Examiner) – The Obama re-election campaign, along with the Democratic National Committee and the Ohio Democratic Party filed a lawsuit in Ohio to strike down part of that state’s law regarding military voting, Breitbart.com reported Thursday.

“Currently, Ohio allows the public to vote early in-person up until the Friday before the election,” Mike Flynn wrote. Military members, he added, are “given three extra days to do so.”

Flynn says he thinks the extra time is “entirely reasonable given the demands on servicemen and women’s time and their obligations to their sworn duty.”

But it seems that Democrats view the rule as “arbitrary” with “no discernible rational basis.”

“It’s a chilling notion that we should be opposed to those voting in the final three days because they may or may not vote on our side of the issues,” said Ohio Democratic Party chairman Chris Redfern.

DNC political director Patrick Gaspard called the rule “a cynical ploy.”

Read more:     http://www.examiner.com/article/obama-campaign-dnc-sue-ohio-to-restrict-military-voting