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Gov. Kasich Moves to Bypass Ohio Legislature for Obamacare Money
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Gov. Kasich Moves to Bypass Ohio Legislature for Obamacare Money

Governor John Kasich’s administration last week requested the Ohio Controlling Board appropriate Obamacare funds for Medicaid expansion, an attempt to circumvent the General Assembly for billions in new entitlement funding from DC.

10/14/2013
Pinterest Post Gets Reporter Blacklisted by Gov. Kasich's Spokesman
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Pinterest Post Gets Reporter Blacklisted by Gov. Kasich's Spokesman

Rob Nichols, Ohio Governor John Kasich’s press secretary, warned reporter John Michael Spinelli in a September 24 email that unless Spinelli retracted and apologized for a Pinterest post about Kasich’s tax policies, he would never be permitted to speak to the governor again.

10/04/2013
John Kasich Doubles Down on Awful Medicaid Expansion Rhetoric
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John Kasich Doubles Down on Awful Medicaid Expansion Rhetoric

Ohio Governor John Kasich repeated a false claim about Obamacare Medicaid expansion funding, reiterated his belief that God wants more entitlement spending, and threatened to circumvent the state legislature to expand Medicaid during an August 26 radio interview.

09/06/2013
DeMint: States Should Reject Medicaid Expansion "Fool's Gold"
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DeMint: States Should Reject Medicaid Expansion "Fool's Gold"

Jim DeMint, president of The Heritage Foundation and formerly a U.S. senator from South Carolina, described the promise of Obamacare Medicaid expansion funding as “fool’s gold” in an August 26 interview with Media Trackers.

08/28/2013
Medicaid Expansion: Beating a Trojan Horse
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Medicaid Expansion: Beating a Trojan Horse

Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Indiana continue wrangling with the Obamacare Medicaid expansion, a policy that should’ve been dead on arrival in every state with a Republican governor. Who would have guessed so many states that sued DC for the freedom to opt out of Medicaid expansion would even consider opening their gates for new entitlement funding from a government that’s effectively bankrupt?

08/16/2013
Taxpayers Are Forced to Subsidize Ohio's "Legitimate" Press
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Taxpayers Are Forced to Subsidize Ohio's "Legitimate" Press

Ohio’s Statehouse press corps, technically known as the Ohio Legislative Correspondents Association (OLCA), receives privileges denied to the citizens forced to foot the bill. The State charges OLCA no rent for the press room at the Ohio Statehouse, and OLCA decides who can access the House and Senate floors.As OLCA explains on its website, the quasi-governmental body “functions independently to ensure only legitimate reporters are granted floor privileges in the House of Representatives and Senate.”

08/12/2013
John Kasich’s Obamacare Talking Points Train Wreck
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John Kasich’s Obamacare Talking Points Train Wreck

Governor John Kasich, who warned in 2010 that Obamacare would “require more Medicaid spending and stick states with large and unsustainable costs,” has been trying to stick Ohio with those costs for six months. If he has compelling reasons for doing so, he has not shared them.

07/26/2013
Gov. Kasich Pretends Obamacare is Not Obamacare
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Gov. Kasich Pretends Obamacare is Not Obamacare

Ohio Governor John Kasich is now insisting the Obamacare Medicaid expansion “is not about Obamacare,” in an attempt to message his fight for new deficit spending around conservative opposition and months of bad news about President Obama’s unpopular 2010 health law.

07/17/2013
Ohio Teachers Forced to Pay Union Employees an Average of $100,000
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Ohio Teachers Forced to Pay Union Employees an Average of $100,000

The average Ohio Education Association (OEA) employee was paid $43,838 more than Ohio’s average teacher in 2012, as OEA staff and officers raked in an average of $100,553 while the teachers forced to pay received an average of $56,715.Statewide average annual pay was $44,253 in 2012, per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. From 2003-2012, the gap between OEA employee pay and pay across all industries in Ohio grew from $45,002 to $56,300.

07/16/2013
Gov. Kasich Tugs Heartstrings, Spins Falsehoods at Medicaid Expansion Rally
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Gov. Kasich Tugs Heartstrings, Spins Falsehoods at Medicaid Expansion Rally

Governor John Kasich stuck to his practiced Medicaid expansion pitch - a mix of progressive pseudo-Christianity and outright falsehoods about the program's funding - during a speech at a July 9 Statehouse rally for socialized medicine.

07/10/2013

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