General Election Day is Nov. 2, 2004, for presidential and congressional elections and many state elections. Each state, however, has its own primary schedule:

OHIO

Electoral votes: 20
(270 electoral votes out of a total 538 needed to win general election)

Democratic delegates: 159

Republican delegates: 91

Important Dates:

March 2, 2004: Presidential primary election

May 6, 2004: State primary election

Past Results:

2000 PRIMARY WINNERS:
Democrats: Gore with 73.6%
Republicans: Bush with 58%
2000 GENERAL ELECTION:
Democrats: Gore with 46.4%
Republicans: Bush with 50%
1996 PRIMARY WINNERS:
Democrats: Clinton with 92.6%
Republicans: Dole with 66.5%
1996 GENERAL ELECTION:
Democrats: Clinton with 47.4%
Republicans: Dole with 41%

Polling Places:

Ohio has 11,614 precincts. The number of polling places may be somewhat larger or smaller. To find your polling location, contact your county's board of elections. For a listing of boards of elections, click here.

Web site: http://www.sos.state.oh.us/sos/elections/index.html