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John Kasich Sworn in as Ohio’s 69th Governor

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At a ceremony taking place at 12:07am this morning (or last night if you were still awake), John Kasich was sworn into the office of the Governor of the State of Ohio, along with Lt. Governor Mary Taylor. The ceremonial swearing-in event will take place today at the Ohio Theatre, next door to the Statehouse. […]

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2010 Columbus Voter’s Guide and Endorsements

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Election Day is next Tuesday, November 2nd, and there are a plethora of issues and candidates on the ballot. We often get asked if Columbus Underground officially endorses candidates or issues, and we’re continuing with the tradition of only promoting voter awareness, civil discourse and political action for any cause you personally feel is right. […]

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John Kasich to run for Governor of Ohio in 2010

 

Well, it’s official. Mr John Kasich has filed a Designation of Treasurer this afternoon establishing the Kasich for Ohio campaign committee for the support of John Kasich’s gubernatorial campaign in 2010. From Wikipedia: John Richard Kasich is a former Republican United States Representative who is now a television show host for FOX News Channel. He […]

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Strickland is testing the reach of executive power

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CoshoctonTribune.com wrote Gov. Strickland is testing the reach of executive power BY STEPHEN MAJORS – ASSOCIATED PRESS WRITER – SEPTEMBER 23, 2008 Gov. Ted Strickland has proved himself adept at wielding executive power to achieve Democratic goals, despite the obstacle of a Republican-controlled Legislature. But his recent decision on when union-scale prevailing wage should be […]

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Strickland approvals at 60%, new poll says

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politickeroh.com wrote Strickland approvals at 60%, new poll says By Editor Gov. Ted Strickland has a 60%-25% approval rating among Ohio voters, up from 55%-23% on June 4, according to a new poll released today by Quinnipiac University. Republicans give the Democratic Governor a 47%-35% job approval, while he’s at 57%-27% among independents. “With a […]

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