Ohio Governor John Kasich

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7:16 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Former GOP Lawmaker To Run For Governor

Former Republican State Representative Charlie Earl says he will run for governor next year as a libertarian.

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7:59 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

9/11 Commemoration Message Is Unity

9-11-13 Statehouse lawn
Jo Ingles Ohio Public Radio

Unity was the theme of a memorial service held in Columbus for the victims of the terrorist attacks that took place a dozen years ago in New York City, Washington D. C. and Shanksville Pennsylvania.

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7:32 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

State Prepares For Next Implementation of Tax Changes

The state and business leaders are preparing for a big change to Ohio’s taxes. The first part of the governor’s plan to cut the income tax and raise the sales tax will begin this Sunday.

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7:45 am
Tue August 27, 2013

Dems Want IG To Probe JobsOhio

Two Democratic state lawmakers are asking Ohio Inspector General Randall Meyer to investigate possible conflicts of interest at Republican Governor John Kasich's private job-creation entity, JobsOhio.

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12:51 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Democrats Push For Ban On Governor Receiving Outside Funds

Recent controversy involving Governor Kasich’s deferred compensation payments from a company that has received money through JobsOhio has prompted some Democratic State Representatives to propose a new bill.

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6:27 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Kasich Pushing Balanced Budget Amendment

Ohio Governor John Kasich wants the state to lead the charge to put a balanced budget amendment in the U.S. Constitution.

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7:17 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Local Kasich Supporter Got State Tax Breaks

Two subsidiaries of Columbus-based Worthington Industries - which helped sustain Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich's political career and contributed to his personal bank account - have received tax breaks worth more than 619 thousand dollars.

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12:50 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

Kasich Touts New Jobs, Deflects JobsOhio Criticism

The southwestern Ohio community of Wilmington is a little closer to recovering the thousands of jobs lost with the departure of DHL a few years ago.

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7:49 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Report of JobsOhio Board's Links Prompts Calls For Ethics Investigation

An investigative report shows the majority of members on the state’s private job development company board, JobsOhio, are invested with businesses that are receiving state incentives through that organization.

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12:23 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

GOP Lawmakers Benefit From Oil And Gas Industry

As the debate over fracking and raising the state severance tax continues, campaign finance reports show oil and gas companies have poured money into Republican legislative campaign coffers over the last few years.

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6:38 am
Thu August 1, 2013

Kasich Winning Gubernatorial Cash Race

Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich has 4.4 million dollars on hand in his re-election campaign.

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6:33 am
Thu August 1, 2013

JobsOhio Board Members Tied To Companies Getting Tax Breaks

Six of nine board members at JobsOhio, Governor John Kasich's privatized job creation entity, have ties to companies that received tax credits or other assistance since Kasich took office in 2011.

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6:54 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Former Governor Says 2014 Race Should Focus On Future

When he announced Monday that he’s endorsing Democrat Ed FitzGerald for governor, former Democratic Ohio Governor Ted Strickland said the 2014 campaign is about the future, not the past.

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12:15 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

Governor Appoints Successor To Hale

Ohio Governor John Kasich has appointed Franklin County Assistant Prosecutor Daniel Hawkins as the county's Environmental Court judge.

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6:56 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Kasich Rejects Clemency For Slagle

Ohio Governor John Kasich has rejected clemency for a condemned killer, despite Cuayhoga County prosecutor Tim McGinty's rare plea to commute his sentence to life without parole.

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7:02 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Kasich's State Budget Tour Stops In Batavia

Ohio Governor John Kasich says he wants to get the top state income tax bracket under 5 percent. Kasich discussed his target Thursday at the Milacron plastics plant in Batavia.

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7:34 pm
Thu July 18, 2013

Holocaust Memorial Approval Won't End Controversy

A Statehouse Board gave final approval for a hotly contested Holocaust Memorial today.

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6:27 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Kasich, FitzGerald Touring State Talking About Budget

Ohio Governor John Kasich plans to stop in Republican friendly Batavia today to discuss the state budget, as part of a summer tour on the spending plan.

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7:04 am
Mon July 15, 2013

Turnpike Commission To Vote On Bond Plan Today

The Ohio Turnpike Commission today will consider a proposal to raise tolls by 2.7 percent next year.

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6:57 am
Fri July 5, 2013

A Legal And Medical Perspective On What The New Abortion Laws Will Mean To Ohio Women

When Governor John Kasich signed provisions in the two year state budget concerning abortion and birth control, abortion rights activists began raising questions about what they mean for women in the future.

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