Tag: John Kasich

EXCLUSIVE – Kobach: The Gun Confiscation Crusade Begins

The next chapter of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting saga has begun. Anti-gun interest groups and politicians have used the Parkland shooting to launch what, until recently, they regarded as a distant dream—a wave of state legislation authorizing the confiscation of firearms.

Rep. Steve King Files Federal Pro-Life Heartbeat Bill: ‘If a Heartbeat Is Detected, the Baby Is Protected’

Pro-life congressmen stood in front of the Capitol — along with Janet Porter, the Ohio woman who led to the fight for passage of that state’s “heartbeat bill” — all in support of Rep. Steve A. King (R.-Iowa) and his Heartbeat Protection Act of 2017, H.R. 490, which restores legal protection to unborn children once their pulse is detected.

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Texas Bill Will Remove ‘Faithless Elector’ and Void Their Vote

A bill pre-filed in the Texas Legislature on December 28 would put teeth into circumventing a “faithless elector.” Any attempt by an elector to cast a vote for anyone other than the candidates that received the popular vote in the Lone Star State would be void. Moreover, casting the void vote would immediately create a vacancy in the elector’s position.

Gov. Kasich Visits Obama at White House for TPP Push Meeting

He lost badly in the Republican presidential primary election to now-nominee Donald Trump, refused to attend the Republican National convention in the state where he is governor, and now John Kasich is visiting President Barack Obama in the White House to help Obama pass the highly controversial trade agreement, the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks on the last day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio

Politico: How Ohio Will Be Won

Katie Glueck of Politico writes that “Donald Trump is at war with Gov. John Kasich and the state GOP. Even so, he has a good chance of capturing Ohio’s 18 electoral votes.”

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Ohio Delegates Want Kasich to Back Trump

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Members of the Ohio delegation to the Republican National Convention told Breitbart News on Wednesday that despite Gov. John Kasich’s steadfast refusal to back Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, they hoped he would do so.

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Doug McMarlin: Donald Trump Needs Blue-Collar Turnout in Ohio, Where ‘It’s Not Sound; It’s Ground’

Veteran GOP strategist Doug McMarlin joined SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon on Thursday’s Breitbart News Daily to talk about the state of the 2016 presidential race in the battleground state of Ohio, where polling shows Hillary Clinton’s vast financial advantage helping her take the lead against Donald Trump, who has spent virtually nothing yet.