John Kasich

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Why polls matter in August

Another poll shows Donald Trump well out in front of the large Republican presidential field, while several candidates are scrambling just to make it into the top 10 in nationwide surveys. Meanwhile, Trump’s presence at the debate is causing some of his opponents to alter their strategy.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Are you listening GOP establishment?

Mike Huckabee is taking heat from Democrats and establishment Republicans for his blunt comments on President Obama’s Iran nuclear deal. Outspoken candidates like Huckabee, Trump and Cruz are making the news cycles and firing up the base. What’s wrong with that?

Presidential Horse Race 2016: “Can Trump Win?”

Donald Trump’s staying power in opinion surveys has many pondering whether he can actually win the Republican nomination. Also, the latest on Rand Paul, Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee and the struggle to qualify for next week’s debate.

It's Down to Three! CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll

It's down to three! While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee. 

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Kasich to visit Maine to tout balanced budget amendment

SFChronicle.com

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is heading to Maine as he tries to gain support for a federal balanced budget amendment. Kasich will be joined by Republican Gov. LePage and legislative leaders at the Statehouse on Thursday. The Republican governor of Ohio is considering a presidential bid in 2016.

CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: January 2015

It's never too early to start thinking about the 2016 presidential election. While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee. 

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CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: December

It's never too early to start thinking about the 2016 presidential election. While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee. 

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$61.6M in FEMA Money May Haunt Kasich

Elliot Jager, Newsmax

Conservative critics of Ohio GOP Gov. John Kasich have latched onto a report from the Homeland Security  Inspector General's office that criticized the state's management of $61.6 million in grant money. The report could pose a stumbling block for his possible '16 presidential run.

CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: November

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CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: October

It's never too early to start thinking about the 2016 presidential election. While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee. 

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Boehner: Bush Has 'Real Shot' in '16

Kelly Cohen, Washington Examiner

Boehner applauded Jeb Bush’s ability to “talk about Repub. issues better than most anybody that we’ve got out there,” approving of his “real record of reform” as FL’s governor from 1999-2007. He also called potential GOP-E candidates John Kasich and Rob Portman “great” ones.

CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: September

It's never too early to start thinking about the 2016 presidential election. While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee. 

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Sarah Palin
29% (39 votes)
Ted Cruz
21% (29 votes)
Ben Carson
15% (20 votes)
Rick Santorum
10% (13 votes)
Rand Paul
7% (10 votes)
Allen West
4% (6 votes)
Scott Walker
3% (4 votes)
Rick Perry
3% (4 votes)
Jan Brewer (write-in)
2% (3 votes)
Marco Rubio
1% (2 votes)
Jim DeMint
1% (1 vote)
Ron Johnson (write-in)
1% (1 vote)
Mike Lee
1% (1 vote)
Tom McClintock
1% (1 vote)
Nikki Haley
1% (1 vote)
Jeff Sessions
1% (1 vote)
Paul Ryan
1% (1 vote)
Mike Pence
0% (0 votes)
Rick Scott
0% (0 votes)
John Kasich
0% (0 votes)
Jeb Bush
0% (0 votes)
Sam Brownback
0% (0 votes)
Mike Huckabee
0% (0 votes)
Total voters: 136

CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: August

It's never too early to start thinking about the 2016 presidential election. While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee. 

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CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: July

It's never too early to start thinking about the 2016 presidential election. While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee. 

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GOP's Kasich: Job Growth, Big Gov't Go Hand in Hand

Jason Hart, Media Trackers

Rumored '16 contender Gov. John Kasich treats State coercion as Christian charity. He laid out his vision of big-gov't Republicanism, reiterating his belief that God wants gov't to spend more taxes on entitlements.

CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: June

It's never too early to start thinking about the 2016 presidential election. While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee. 
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Viguerie: GOP Must Look Beyond Bush for Presidential Nominee

Melissa Clyne, Newsmax

The American people don't like the Bush family, and a Jeb Bush candidacy would be bad for the US and the GOP, says Richard Viguerie, chairman of ConservativeHQ.com. He added that Govs. Sam Brownback, Rick Scott, Scott Walker, and Mike Pence are "a good collection" of potential choices.

Why John Kasich is the Media's Favorite GOP Governor

Jason Hart, The Federalist

Ohio Governor John Kasich has found popularity with the legacy press the only way a Republican can, by expanding government and questioning the morals of anyone who does not.

CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: Week 40

It's never too early to start thinking about the 2016 presidential election. While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd like to see as the GOP nominee this week. 
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Repub. 2016ers Woo Vegas Casino Donor Crowd

Kenneth P. Vogel, Politico

GOP-E megadonor and Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson was wooed by the usual 2016 establishment Repub. hopefuls Chris Christie, Govs. Scott Walker of Wisconsin, John Kasich of Ohio and Jeb Bush at the Republican Jewish Coalition's spring meeting.