VOTE 2020

OSA works diligently to help grow the youth electorate and support young people to become informed voters. Here are some collected resources and tools to help you prepare for the 2020 election. To find out whether we have any voter events (such as texting banks and voter parties) coming up check our upcoming events here. 


 

GET READY TO CAST YOUR BALLOT

Unsure of what to expect on your ballot? Find out exactly what will be on your local ballot and who the candidates are. You can also check to make sure you are registered to vote, find out how to vote, pledge to vote, and more!
To access all of these helpful tools, enter your address in below and click “Get Started”!

 

CHECK OUT OUR VOTER GUIDES

CUYAHOGA COUNTY VOTER GUIDE—
This judicial voter guide is a must-see for any of our members in Cuyahoga County. Although the judicial races are often the less glamorous side of voting season, their outcomes also play a significant role in our communities. Make sure your voice is counted!
Click here to check it out. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HAMILTON COUNTY VOTER GUIDE—
For those registered to vote in Hamilton County, check out this voter guide to learn more about the candidates for county prosecutor (Joseph Deters and Fanon Rucker) and county sheriff (Bruce Hoffbauer and Charmaine McGuffey).
Click here to check it out. 

 

 

 

 

 

FRANKLIN COUNTY VOTER GUIDE—
Learn more about the candidates in the prosecutor’s race in Franklin County. Who are Ron O’Brian and Gary Tyack? Find out and be an #InformedVoter this election!
Click here to check it out. 

 

 

 

 

 

Be on the look-out for more materials that will be added to this page.

What We Do at OSA

Voter Registration & Electoral Work

The Ohio Student Association is committed to developing a youth electorate as a primary tool for power-building. Building an electorate is a lot like raising a child. We cannot ignore it for long periods of time, taking no responsibility for its development, showing up only when we want something. Instead, we must nurture our electorate,…
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Criminal Justice Reform

On and off campus, OSA members are fighting to end the criminalization of our communities, in particular that of black, brown, and poor young people. From the state level to the county and local levels, our folks are advocating for bail reform and progressive change to the criminal injustice system. This work is all the…
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Cultural Organizing

How are we doing it? Cultural Strategy is a field of practice and learning which engages all aspects of cultural life and all avenues of social change. This work creates conditions for sustainable cultural change and fortifies social justice efforts with hope, imagination, and possibility. Basically, this work is joy centered AF. We are building…
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Higher Education

The Ohio Student Association is helping build a vehicle for people impacted by the crumbling public education system so they can get the power to transform that system to fit their needs. The pandemic has been a major source of stress for students who have had to adapt to these new circumstances and demands. Our…
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