Great article by Doug Mataconis at Outside The Beltway.
As I noted earlier today, the Obama campaign (along with other parties) have filed a lawsuit challenging a change in Ohio law that limits the length of early voting in Ohio for all voters except members of the military and their families. Not surprisingly, Mitt Romney is hitting Obama on the topic. Also, not surprisingly, he’s completely misrepresenting the lawsuit:
Mitt Romney lashed out Saturday against President Barack Obama’s campaign and Democratic allies, who sued Ohio requesting the state’s early voting law apply equally to all voters, rather than only to military personnel and citizens who reside overseas.
Romney issued a statement calling the lawsuit an “outrage,” and claimed the Democrats’ lawsuit argues “it is unconstitutional for Ohio to allow servicemen and women extended early voting privileges during the state’s early voting period.”
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