Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Promises about State Budget on Kasich-O-Meter

Scrap Gov.Ted Strickland's evidence-based school funding model

"Ted Strickland's evidence-based model was unfunded, filled with unfunded mandates on cash-strapped districts, and has been unsuccessful in the states in which it has been implemented."

Kill the $400-million passenger rail plan

“The 39 mph high-speed train is dead when I become governor."

Eliminate prevailing wage rules on public construction projects

"I've never been for prevailing wage because it drives up the cost"

Revamp the state's collective bargaining law for public employees

Said striking public employees should be fired and that binding arbitration provisions from outside negotiators hurt financially-strapped cities.