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John Kasich Awkwardly Asked A Woman If She's Ever Been On A Diet

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 11.04.2015 | Politics

Ohio governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich on Tuesday attempted to explain his experience balancing his state's budget by asking ...

John Kasich No Longer Wants To Eliminate The Department Of Education

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 08.19.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Ohio Gov. John Kasich admonished his fellow Republicans on Wednesday for calling for the elimination of the Department of Education, whi...

Why This Liberal Was Impressed by Kasich

Kimberly Krautter | Posted 08.07.2016 | Politics
Kimberly Krautter

Ohio Governor John Kasich did his state proud last night, by actual answering the questions posed to him and by addressing his responses with succinct rubber-meets-the-road proposals. Setting aside whether or not the content of his replies had merit, compared to the bloviating, pontificating and occasional whining indulged in by the other candidates, Kasich emerged as a centrist with appeal across the political divide.

Samantha-Jo Roth

John Kasich Says He'll 'Abide By' Supreme Court's Upcoming Gay Marriage Decision | Samantha-Jo Roth | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) said Wednesday that if the Supreme Court strikes down his state's ban on same-sex marriage, he'll "abide...

Jon Ward

In Ohio, A Former FBI Agent Searches For Ways To Unseat A Wily Republican Governor | Jon Ward | Posted 05.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrat Ed FitzGerald says the success of his underdog challenge to Ohio Gov. John Kasich could hang on a stray comment made by the Rep...

John Boehner Wins GOP Nomination

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Republicans named House Speaker John Boehner their party's nominee in Tuesday's primary election, the Associated Press reports. Boehner will fight...

Voters Head To The Polls In Ohio Primaries

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Ohio voters hit the polls on Tuesday, naming party nominees for national and state seats. Republicans named incumbent Gov. John Kasich as their nom...

Kasich, FitzGerald Win Party Nominations

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Democrat Ed FitzGerald will face incumbent Gov. John Kasich in the general election for governor of Ohio, the Associated Press reports. Kasich ran ...

John Kasich Wins Primary For Ohio Governor

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Incumbent Gov. John Kasich has formally received the Democratic nomination for the Ohio gubernatorial race, the Associated Press reports. Kasich w...

Ed FitzGerald Wins Democratic Primary In Ohio Governor's Race

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Ed FitzGerald has won the Democratic gubernatorial primary in Ohio, the Associated Press reported Tuesday. FitzGerald will face incumbent Gov. John...

The Unusual Arc of a Statesman: Four Lessons from the Life of John J. Gilligan

P.G. Sittenfeld | Posted 10.27.2013 | Politics
P.G. Sittenfeld

There are four lessons - perhaps especially distinguishing in contrast to today's genre of celebrity-politicians - from the life of this Congressman turned Governor turned School Board Member.

Ohio Governor Draws Opponent For 2014 Race

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics

Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald (D) confirmed months of speculation Monday and announced the first step in a campaign to unseat Ohio Gov. John...

Can John Kasich Survive In Ohio?

The Washington Post | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics

There will be no rematch next year between Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) and former governor Ted Strickland (D), after Strickland announced Tuesday that h...

Former Governor Makes Big Decision

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland (D) will not run for his old job in 2014. Strickland announced Tuesday morning that he would not challenge Gov. Joh...

Good News And Bad News For Kasich

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

For the first time since his election, Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) has the approval of a majority of registered voters, but his support for a second ter...

Ohio Governor John Kasich and the RNC

Taylor Sappington | Posted 11.07.2012 | Teen
Taylor Sappington

The Republican convention may give Romney and Kasich a small boost in the polls the next two weeks, but its legacy will be one of bold-faced lies and utter cluelessness.

Ohio Gov. Honors Workers Who Died On Job

Associated Press | Posted 11.04.2011 | Impact

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio Gov. John Kasich is scheduled to appear Friday at a Labor Day-related event commemorating 100 workers who died on the job in the...

Is John Kasich Hearing Whispers?

Dan Bimrose | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics
Dan Bimrose

Senate Bill 5 essentially kills collective bargaining rights for members of public unions. If SB5 stays on the ballot in November, Democrats statewide should receive a great boost in turnout from typical Democratic voters.

GOP Buyer's Remorse Is Nice, But It Only Matters If It Leads to Votes

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

Republicans campaigned in 2010 on creating jobs and cutting spending and the deficit. But once in power, both in the House and in numerous states, all those promises went out the window.

The GOP Has an Ohio-Sized Demographic Problem

Asher Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Asher Smith

Whatever gains the GOP makes in year-by-year elections, it still seems as if they're losing the long game as far as demographics are concerned.

Amanda Terkel

Defeated Governor Building Machine To Help Democrats Reclaim Ohio In 2012 | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Ted Strickland may have lost his campaign for reelection as Ohio governor, but he's not planning on disappearing from public life anytim...

OH-Gov: 47% Kasich (R), 46% Strickland (D) (Quinnipiac 10/25-30)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Quinnipiac 10/25-30/10; 848 likely voters, 3.4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Quinnipiac release Ohio 2010 Governor 47% Kasich (R...

OH-Gov: 49% Kasich (R), 47% Strickland (D) (Columbia Dispatch 10/20-29)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Columbia Dispatch 10/20-29/10; 1,445 registered voters, 2.3% margin of error Mode: Mail Dispatch release Ohio 2010 Governor 49% Kasich (R), 47% Stri...

Amanda Terkel

SAD MEAL: Voter Intimidation At McDonald's Franchise | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- There may be something rotten at McDonald's -- and it's not a year-old Happy Meal. The owner of a franchise in Canton, Ohio enclosed a...

OH-Sen: 53% Portman (R), 40% Fisher (D) (YouGov 10/28)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

YouGov 10/25-28/10; 805 likely voters Mode: Internet (YouGov) Ohio 2010 Senate 53% Portman (R), 40% Fisher (D) (chart) 2010 Governor 48% Kasich (R...