Ohio Governor John Kasich

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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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8:13 am
Fri March 22, 2013

Key Lawmaker Plans Changes To State Budget Plan

Republican Ohio House finance committee chair Ron Amstutz says major changes are planned to GOP Governor John Kasich's tax reform proposals, but he says the plan to cut income-taxes will remain.

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8:43 am
Thu March 21, 2013

Chamber Critical Of Kasich Budget Plan

Ohio Governor John Kasich is actively defending his state budget plan, which includes some provisions Democrats like and his fellow Republicans oppose.

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7:02 am
Fri March 8, 2013

Mandel Opposes Kasich's Severance Tax Plan

Republican State Treasurer Josh Mandel is opposing Governor John Kasich's plan to raise the severance tax on oil and gas drillers to fund an income tax cut.

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12:33 pm
Fri March 1, 2013

Ohioans Pan Governor's Tax Plan

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows Ohio voters are not enthusiastic about the two biggest parts of Governor John Kasich’s tax shift and tax cut plan.

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8:26 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Bar Association Opposes Sales Tax Expansion

Ohio Governor John Kasich is pushing a broadening of the sales tax base to raise money for a major state income tax cut.

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8:22 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Poll Shows Kasich's Popularity At New High

For the first time in two years, Ohio Governor John Kasich has a positive approval rating in a new public opinion poll.

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8:15 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Governor Denies Clemency For Treesh

Ohio Governor John Kasich has denied clemency for a death row inmate scheduled to be executed next week.

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7:29 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Kasich Asks Foodbanks To Help With Medicaid Expansion

Ohio Governor John Kasich is asking supporters of the state's food banks to help him convince his fellow Republicans in the Legislature to extend Medicaid coverage.

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6:57 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Athens County Leader Criticizes State Budget Plan

The head of the Athens County Job and Family Services agency says Governor John Kasich's decision to expand Medicaid is only part of what's needed.

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7:55 am
Thu February 28, 2013

E-school Parents Lobby Lawmakers

Many Ohio children study online through state funded e-schools.

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6:56 am
Thu February 28, 2013

House Panel Approves Turnpike Bond Sale

The Ohio House Finance Committee has approved Republican Governor John Kasich's proposal to raise 1.5 billion dollars for state highway projects through Ohio Turnpike bonds.

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8:16 am
Tue February 26, 2013

Tea Party To Back GOP Primary Challengers

Ohio Tea Party activists say they will back Republican candidates who challenge any GOP lawmakers voting for the expansion of Medicaid.

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7:56 am
Tue February 26, 2013

Democrats Criticize Turnpike Bill

Minority Democrats in the Ohio House say key public promises made by Governor John Kasich are absent from a bill authorizing the sale of 1.5 billion dollars in Ohio Turnpike bonds to fund highway projects.

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12:22 pm
Fri February 22, 2013

Deal Ends Probe Of Schools Chief

Franklin Schools Superintendent Arnol Elam has agreed to pay the costs of his letter to parents and a new one saying he made some inappropriate statements about the Governor and some state lawmakers.

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