CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has announced the candidates who have filed to run in the March primary.
Candidates had until 4:00 pm Friday to file paperwork to run in Ohio's March Presidential Primary. The list includes all the major GOP candidates and a Democratic challenger to Barack Obama.
The list given by the Ohio Secretary of State Office:
- Michele Bachmann - Republican
- Newt Gingrich – Republican
- Jon Huntsman - Republican
- Barack Obama – Democrat
- Ron Paul – Republican
- Rick Perry – Republican
- Mitt Romney - Republican
- Rick Santorum – Republican
- Randall Terry - Democrat
County Boards of Elections will have until January 4 to determine the validity and sufficiency of partisan candidates' petitions and the Secretary of State has until January 11 certify the official ballot form. The Ohio Presidential Primary is March 6.