John Kasich has spent the past few months on the presidential campaign trail trying to play the approachable moderate on financial and social issues.
But a recent article by AP statehouse reporter Julie Carr Smyth found that Kasich’s handpicked staffers decided which abortion restrictions would be included in the last state budget, contrary to the governor’s comments that the legislature was driving it all with him as a neutral bystander
Smyth writes, “Believing state legislators were solely responsible for abortion restrictions added to the 2013 budget bill, activists and editorialists across Ohio called on Gov. John Kasich to veto the provisions. What they didn’t […]Full Story... →
Categories2018 Activism Budget Civil Rights Congressional Races Economy ECOT Education Environment Fair Elections Federal Governor's Race Guns Health ICYMI Justice Labor LGBT Ohio Legislature Plunderbund Plunderbund Action Portman Safety Senate Race State Statehouse Races Statehouse Races Swing State Voices Taxes and Spending Trump Women's Rights