You know what portion of State government is booming under the Kasich administration? Security and detail for the governor. According to Gongwer, yesterday at controlling board the Ohio State Highway Patrol asked for an appropriation increase of $2.7 million in fiscal year 2012. The funds will be used to provide security to the governor, other state office holders, dignitaries, and security around Capital square and other state property.
For those keeping score at home though this is not the first increase the Highway Patrol has requested under Governor Kasich. In December 2010, Kasich announced he was not going to […]Full Story... →