Mayor Mallory calls for uniform and fair elections process

Early voting presser.

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Mayor Mark Mallory held a conference on Tuesday calling for a uniform and fair elections process.

The Hamilton County Board of Elections will meet on Thursday to determine if extended early voting hours will be granted for residents in Cincinnati.

The ACLU of Ohio is urging the state's elections chief to establish uniform early voting hours in Ohio counties. They would like to see expanded evening and weekend opportunities for citizens to cast their votes.

Early voting begins on Oct. 2.

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