The October full-court press is steaming into endorsements for the November election, but last week’s output was particularly interesting for the fractured response to the Republican-dominated U.S.Supreme Court’s ruling to delay the new early-voting plan in Ohio.
Of four urban dailies, the Plain Dealer and Toledo Blade both disputed the Supremes’ action; the Beacon Journal, a reverential supporter of Secretary of State Jon Husted, joined the right-wing Columbus Dispatch in praising the ruling. Brief excerpts:
Toledo Blade: “The 11th-hour Supreme Court ruling has created confusion and hardship among some Ohio voters. The fact that the order was the initial decision […]Full Story... →