COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Early voting in Ohio's March 17 presidential primary begins Wednesday.
The state's Democrats will have their first chance to indicate who they want to enter an almost certain face-off with Republican President Donald Trump this fall.
Voter registration closed Tuesday at 9 p.m.
Eight Democrats who made Ohio ballots remain in the race.
They include the early front-runners, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, as well as former Vice President Joe Biden; former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg; Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard; Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar; investor/activist Tom Steyer; and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren.