Ohio Governor John Kasich

FitzGerald Backs Medical Marijuana Legalization

Sep 11, 2014

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald says he supports the legalization of medical marijuana if the user is under a doctor's supervision, breaking from nearly all Republicans and many Democrats in the state who have been hesitant to endorse it.

Kasich Again Garners Rare Endorsement

Sep 10, 2014

For just the second time in its 120 year history -- the Ohio Chamber of Commerce has endorsed a candidate for governor.

A new University of Akron poll shows Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich has a wide lead over Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald, but down-ticket Democratic candidates remain competitive.

An organization representing state highway patrol troopers has withdrawn its endorsement of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald while declining to back Republican incumbent John Kasich.

Kaisch Augments Campaign Funding Advantage

Sep 5, 2014

Campaign finance reports show Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald raised 111 thousand dollars last month, while incumbent Republican John Kasich raised over 1.1 million, further bolstering his fundraising advantage. 

U. VA. Analysis Says Kasich Sure To Win Re-election

Sep 2, 2014

A University of Virginia analysis indicates Republican Governor John Kasich is a sure bet to win re-election this year, in part because of questions surrounding Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald.

The Ohio Supreme Court has agreed with Governor John Kasich in a battle over releasing his public schedule. 

Kasich Largely Ignoring Opponent In Gubernatorial Race

Aug 20, 2014

Republican Governor John Kasich continues to campaign throughout Ohio and ads for him continue to air on television statewide.

Legal advocates for the poor have filed a civil rights complaint with the federal government over Ohio's move to waive work requirements for food stamp beneficiaries in certain counties while enforcing them in most.

Dems Suing Kasich, Taylor Over Public Records

Aug 15, 2014

Democrats are now filing a public records lawuit suit against Republican Governor John Kasich.

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald is answering questions about how police found him in a car talking to a female friend in middle of the night two years ago.

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich holding a strong lead over Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald.

Strickland: Stimulus Money Helped Ohio's Economy

Jul 25, 2014
State of Ohio

Many economic indicators show Ohio's economy has recovered significantly since the Great Recession.

Some low income Columbus children are the first to take advantage of a full day pre-school program that pairs community investment with state dollars.

Farmer In Kasich Radio Ad Not Just A Farmer

Jul 18, 2014
Toledo Blade

The farmer featured in a radio ad for Governor John Kasich's re-election campaign airing across rural Ohio sits on the board of Columbus-based Nationwide Insurance. 

FitzGerald's First TV Ad Prompts Swift Republican Counter Move

Jul 16, 2014

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald has launched his first television ad, three months after incumbent Republican  John Kasich started airing ads statewide.

A company that provides credit-card services and loyalty programs says it is expanding operations in Ohio and expects to add 700 new jobs.


Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich is fighting a subpoena to testify for the defense at the federal trial of a businessman accused of using employees and others to funnel illegal campaign contributions to two GOP politicians.

Kasich Defends Taylor In Timesheet Probe

Jun 17, 2014
State of Ohio

Ohio Governor John Kasich is defending Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor, after two of her top aides resigned because of concerns about their timesheets.

Ohio Governor John Kasich has signed the controversial bill freezing the state’s alternative energy standards for two years.