Van Wert Needs To Catch Up

Utilizing $12.8 million dollars in statewide funding, virtually every Ohio county board of elections has met the requirements of the Security Directive that Secretary of State, Frank LaRose issued in June. The Help America Vote Act funds enhances election security. Ohio is the only state in the nation that made grants available directly to local election officials. According to LaRose’s office, Van Wert County is the only one considered non-compliant and requires corrective action.