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A Preview of the Ohio Primary: Part 1
Political Science Faculty Publications
  • A. Lee Hannah, Wright State University - Main Campus
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
3-14-2016
Abstract
Ohio voters will get the opportunity to weigh in on the 2016 presidential nominee tomorrow, Tuesday, March 15. The value of winning Ohio carries symbolic importance for both parties. As a national bellwether, candidates can use a strong showing in the Buckeye State to assert that they are a national contender. Moreover, the winner-take-all rules in the Republican Party make Ohio one of the most valuable prizes in the primary to date, giving the winner 5 percent of the total delegates they need to get to the 1,237 delegates needed to win the election.
Citation Information
A. Lee Hannah. "A Preview of the Ohio Primary: Part 1" (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/a_hannah/1/