Ohio Governor John Kasich

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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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4:42 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Kasich's Approval Highest Ever At 52%

There’s good news for Republican Governor John Kasich in the latest Quinnipiac Poll. His approval rating has reached an all-time high mark. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles has details.

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7:26 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Lawmaker Proposes Severance Tax Increase

A few months after Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich proposed raising the severance tax on oil and natural gas drillers, a Democratic state lawmaker is making a similar proposal.

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6:25 am
Fri June 14, 2013

Lawmakers Introduce Medicaid Bill

State lawmakers have introduced a bipartisan proposal aimed at curbing Medicaid costs.

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7:48 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Kasich Continues Backing Medicaid Expansion

Ohio Governor John Kasich says he hasn't given up on his plan to expand Medicaid.

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7:47 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Kasich Visits Wilmington

Ohio Governor John Kasich was in Wilmington Thursday to celebrate commitments by companies to create more than 500 jobs.

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6:40 am
Tue May 28, 2013

Lawmaker Offers Medicaid Expansion Alternative

Ohio lawmakers considering the proposed two year state budget are not likely to approve Governor John Kasich's proposal to expand Medicaid.

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6:38 am
Fri May 17, 2013

Governor Signs Adena Pipe Designation

A two-thousand year old pipe from the ancient Adena culture is now the state's official artifact.

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7:15 am
Thu May 16, 2013

Fight Over BWC Payments Continues

A group of 270 thousand Ohio businesses involved in an 860 million dollar class action lawsuit against the state Bureau of Workers Compensation wants the agency to pay them back.

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7:17 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

Supporters of Medicaid Expansion Delay Decision On Ballot Issue

Supporters of extending Medicaid coverage to more low-income Ohioans say they plan to hold off until July further work on putting the issue on the statewide ballot.

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7:17 am
Thu April 4, 2013

Governor Stumps For Medicaid Expansion

Major parts of Ohio Governor John Kasich's two-year state budget proposal are facing opposition from his fellow Republicans.

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7:55 am
Tue April 2, 2013

Governor Signs Transportation Bill

Ohio Governor John Kasich yesterday signed into law his 7.6 billion dollar state transportation budget.

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6:56 am
Tue April 2, 2013

Faber Uses Gun Metaphor To Describe Medicaid Expansion

Republican Ohio Senate President Keith Faber has said he views expanding Medicaid under the federal health care law as an ultimatum from the Obama administration.

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9:02 am
Tue March 26, 2013

Amstuz Proposes Income Tax Cut

Republican Ohio House Finance Committee Chair Ron Amstutz says a proposal from GOP Governor John Kasich to expand the state sales tax is dead.

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8:16 am
Fri March 22, 2013

Kasich Backs Civil Unions

Ohio Governor John Kasich now says he supports civil unions for same-sex couples, but not gay marriage.

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