Daily Archives: June 27, 2011

Gov. John Kasich (R): A New Day and a New Way For Ohio by Gregory Hilton

Ohio's First Family


Under previous GOP Governors, Ohio had over $1 billion in a rainy day fund. When Gov. Ted Strickland (D) left office in January he not only depleted the entire fund but there was an $8 billion deficit, and the state economy was in the dumps. The liberal Strickland had been elected in 2006 by calling himself “Turnaround Ted” and promising a “jobs revival.” Continue reading