tax cuts Lawmakers And Policy Advocates Give Budget Proposal Mixed Reviews By Ohio Public Radio • Jan 31, 2017 Andy Chow / Ohio Public Radio State lawmakers and policy advocates are sounding off in response to Governor John Kasich’s proposal to cut income taxes while increasing other taxes to pay for those tax cuts. State Budget Director Says Revenues Down, But Not Recesssion Level By Ohio Public Radio • Jan 12, 2017 OGT/OHIO CHANNEL Last month, Ohio Governor John Kasich warned a tough state budget process is ahead. Kasich Says State Could Be On The Brink Of Recession By Associated Press & Jim Letizia • Dec 7, 2016 State of Ohio Ohio Governor John Kasich is among the many Republicans who say cutting taxes helps the economy. Think Tank Says Ohio Tax Policies Favor The Wealthy By Ohio Public Radio • Aug 18, 2014 Ohio lawmakers began income tax cuts back in 2005 and they have continued to cut those same taxes even in recent years. Obama announces trade sanction, slams GOP tax proposals By Alison Holm & Associated Press • Sep 17, 2012 President Barack Obama used a rally in Cincinnati today to highlight U.S. trade action against China.