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Ohio woman claims she was fired for Obama vote

DAYTON, Ohio — A southwest Ohio woman who says she was fired because she voted for President Obama has filed a lawsuit against her former employer.

Patricia Kunkle’s lawsuit accuses Dayton-based defense contractor Q-Mark Inc. and its president of telling employees that if Obama was reelected, then his supporters would be the first to be fired.

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