Ohio Governor John Kasich

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5:53 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

Governor Stays Execution To Study Organ Donation Request

Governor John Kasich has issued a temporary stay of execution for a convicted killer scheduled to die tomorrow, in order to study his request to donate organs to his ailing mother and sister.

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7:26 am
Tue October 22, 2013

Gordon Gee To Lead State Higher Education Study

Former Ohio State University President Gordon Gee will lead a state study into ways to make college more affordable.

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11:05 am
Mon September 30, 2013

How Kasich Could Expand Medicaid Without Legislative Approval

Beginning Tuesday, Ohioans can sign up on the new marketplace for health insurance called exchanges. But thousands of low income Ohioans would be eligible for Medicaid coverage if the state were to expand the program.

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6:31 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

Ohio College Leaders Begin Budget Collaboration

Governor John Kasich has named the higher education leaders who will lead collaboration on which construction projects Ohio's public colleges and universities will include in next year's capital budget.

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6:32 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Kasich To Donate Campaign Contributions To Charity

Ohio Governor John Kasich will donate to charity more than 22 thousand dollars in campaign contributions he received from a businessman accused of skirting campaign finance laws while funneling thousands of dollars to two congressional campaigns.

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11:44 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Kasich Approves Emergency Funding For Food Banks

While Congress continues fighting over cuts to the food stamp program, Ohio food banks are getting money from state government.

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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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