From the daily archives: Thursday, December 23, 2010

A few days ago John Kasich unsurprisingly announced that he would not be moving into the governor’s mansion in Bexley.

I say unsurprisingly not because it’s a common thing for Ohio Governors. Since 1955 every other Ohio Governor has spent at least one of his terms living in the mansion.

I say unsurprisingly because John Kasich has shown time and time again that he makes decisions based solely on what’s good for John Kasich; and this decision is obviously good for Kasich and his family – even if it’s detrimental to the state of Ohio.

Sure, the predictible decision […]

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I’ve heard about privatizing government, but John Kasich is taking it to the extremes.  If you’ve ever wanted to be the State’s landlord, John Kasich is going to give you that chance.  Unfortunately, we won’t get the opportunity to evict him from the Governor’s Mansion since he won’t be living in it.

WBNS Channel 10 in Columbus reports that lawmakers are considering selling various State buildings, including both the Riffe Center and the Rhodes Tower to help plug the budget deficit.  So, theoretically, we’re one Josh Mandel slip up from evicting the Republicans out of their State government […]

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If you had told me a year ago, that Joe Lieberman would lead the charge to repeal DADT, then turn around and signal he wanted to run for re-election as a Democrat and Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski would lose her primary, run as a write-in and win and become a “gettable” vote for Obama, I would have  thought you were nuts.

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