Governor John Kasich

proposed budget amendment
4:26 pm
Mon April 16, 2012

Ohio Democrats to Propose Amendment to Budget Plan

Ohio House Democrats say they want to use surplus taxpayer money to offset budget cuts to schools and local
police and fire services.

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Ohio GOP New Leader
4:43 pm
Fri April 13, 2012

Ohio Republican Party Has a New Leader

The Ohio Republican Party is returning to familiar leadership. As expected, former long time Chairman Bob Bennett has officially been sworn in to that post earlier today.

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Ohio Governor Budget
5:43 pm
Thu April 12, 2012

Ohio House GOP to Divide Budget Plan into 10 Bills

Ohio House Republicans say they are dividing the governor's sweeping mid-biennium review into 10 separate measures that deal with specific issues. 

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8:38 am
Thu April 5, 2012

GOP Party Chair Kevin Dewine Resigns

Ohio's Republican party chairman has announced he's stepping down just two weeks after GOP leaders in seven of the state's largest counties asked him resign.

Kevin DeWine says he's leaving his post April 13 when a successor will be elected. He says he will remain on the state central committee.

In a letter to party officials Wednesday night, DeWine said "factions within our party" are fighting over who is best to provide leadership. He says that fight could become a "party-splitting dispute that no one will win and everyone will lament."

5:45 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

PoliticsOhio: 'Fracking' Supporter Says Kasich Targets Energy Companies

Ellen Belcher, who's filling in for Emily McCord, interviews Tom Stewart, a proponent of the controversial drilling process known as fracking.

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