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Stories with person: John Kasich
  • GE plans to put 1,400 jobs in Cincinnati area 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 12:13 pm
  • CINCINNATI - The General Electric Co. plans to build a new U.S. global operations center in the Cincinnati area, bringing an expected 1,400 jobs to southwest Ohio.

  • Ohio House approves Kasich's midterm budget bill 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 9:43 pm
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio representatives from both political parties criticized Republican Gov. John Kasich on Wednesday for saddling them with a midterm budget bill heavily loaded with disparate proposals they called unsuited to a non-budget year.

  • Funding cut threat for absentee ballots eliminated 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 9:13 pm
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - Counties that mail out absentee ballots in violation of state law will no longer face the threat of losing funding after a committee in the GOP-led Ohio House removed language from Gov. John Kasich's midterm budget Tuesday following strong pushback from both Democrats and Republicans.

  • Ex-FBI agent, litigator vie to face Ohio's Kasich 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 9:32 am
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - Democrat Ed FitzGerald faces a primary challenge in May from Larry Ealy (EE'-lee), a challenger of the establishment - particularly judges and police - who's filed dozens of lawsuits in Ohio courts.

  • May primary offers array of legislative contenders 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 1:18 pm
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - Primary candidates vying to be in the Ohio Legislature include former lawmakers, spouses and daughters of state representatives, and current state legislators looking to change chambers.

  • Ohio Democrats seek GOP missteps in US House races 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 11:23 am
  • WASHINGTON - Their four congressional seats considered safe, Ohio Democrats head into the state's primary election looking to take advantage of any openings that might be created by Republican missteps or tea party challenges. But with all 12 GOP incumbents seeking re-election, the odds are stacked against them.

  • Libertarian's request to be on Ohio ballot denied 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 12:35 pm
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday denied a request from a Libertarian candidate seeking to force the state's elections chief to place his name on primary ballots.

  • Ohio to require reporting of drug-addicted babies 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 3:29 pm
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - Hospital maternity units and newborn care nurseries would have to report the number of infants born addicted to drugs under a bill headed to Ohio's governor.

  • Walker heads to Vegas with possible 2016 hopefuls 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 3:53 pm
  • MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker and a host of possible presidential hopefuls for 2016 are headed to Las Vegas for a high-profile Republican meeting at a casino owned by a billionaire who made the second-highest single campaign donation in Wisconsin history.

  • Ohio gov says will keep spending on bridge project 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 3:44 pm
  • CINCINNATI - Ohio's governor says the state will keep moving ahead on a major Ohio River bridge project that's in funding trouble on the Kentucky side.

  • Ohio rejects child killer's organ donation request 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 4:52 pm
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio said Friday it was denying a condemned child killer's request to donate organs to his family members, saying he didn't have enough time to undergo the surgery and recuperate for his summer execution.

  • Ex-Ohio governor takes position at advocacy fund 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 10:54 am
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio's former governor was tapped Wednesday to promote liberal causes in his home state and across the country as head of an influential Washington think tank's advocacy arm.