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Election highlights: Who won, who lost?

From major statewide issues to county tax issues and local races for mayor, city councils and school boards, it was a busy night Tuesday.

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Waste report cites Trump tax break

A report on government waste from Sen. James Lankford (R-OK) singled out the Republican leader in the race for President, criticizing the federal government for handing out $40 million to Trump’s company in tax breaks for restoring a historic building not far from the White House.
Trump says he should charge CNN for next debate appearance

Trump says he should charge CNN for next debate appearance

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump joked Monday that he may charge CNN for appearing in the next GOP primary debate — but probably won't because he'd be called a "chicken.

Ohio's presidential connection

White House drought

Ohio's White House drought

If Ohio Gov. John Kasich jumps into the already crowded Republican presidential race, he’ll join a long list of Ohioans who have sought the presidency.

INTERACTIVE: 24 Ohioans who tried to be President

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2016 Presidential Election: Candidate John Kasich

Kasich Announces Presidential Run

Ty Greenlees

Kasich vows to prove doubters wrong

Ohio Gov. John Kasich launched his bid for the GOP nomination for president Tuesday. View his full-length speech of his announcement as well as other video and photos we gathered throughout the day.

Learn more about Kasich with our  in-depth, archive footage and analysis.

Timelapse video: How it all happened

Time-lapse of John Kasich crowds building

Time lapse of the Ohio Union during the John Kasich announcement shows the activity and crowds building before announcement.


QUIZ: How much do you know about John Kasich?

Test your Kasich trivia skills with our 13-question quiz about him and some of his major milestones.

Through the years

Ohio Gov. John Kasich has met many important political figures and world leaders throughout his life. Take a look at some memorable moments in his career

Photos: Gov. John Kasich through the years

View photos of Ohio Gov. John Kasich from when he was a child to present.


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