John Kasich (born May 13, 1952) is an American politeecian. He wis Governor o Ohio, in office frae 2011 tae 2019. He is a Republican. Afore bein governor, he servit in the U.S. House o Representatives an in the Ohio Senate.

John Kasich
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69th Govrenor o Ohio
In office
January 10, 2011 – January 14, 2019
LieutenantMary Taylor
Precedit biTed Strickland
Succeedit biMike DeWine
Chairperson of the House Budget Committee
In office
January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2001
Precedit biMartin Sabo
Succeedit biJim Nussle
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Ohio's 12th destrict
In office
January 3, 1983 – January 3, 2001
Precedit biBob Shamansky
Succeedit biPat Tiberi
Member o the Ohio Senate
frae the 15th destrict
In office
January 3, 1979 – January 13, 1982
Precedit biRobert O'Shaughnessy
Succeedit biRichard Pfeiffer
Personal details
BornJohn Richard Kasich
(1952-05-13) 13 Mey 1952 (age 68)
McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Poleetical pairtyRepublican
Spoose(s)Mary Lee Griffith (1975–1980)
Karen Waldbillig (1997–present)
Alma materOhio State University
ReligionChristian