Recent Streetsblog USA posts about John Kasich

Midwest Govs Go All Out to Raise More Money for Highways

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We’ve been watching how governors around the country are getting extra “creative” as they try to keep their transportation budgets solvent. Yesterday we witnessed an excise tax on bicycles floated in Washington State. But the award for the wildest funding scheme may go to renowned highway spender Governor Scott Walker in Wisconsin, who wants to […]

John Kasich’s Sad War on Transit (and Cities)

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Of all the anti-transit zealots in office right now, Ohio Governor John Kasich really stands out from the rest. His first notable action as governor was to return $400 million in federal dollars for passenger rail between Cincinnati, Columbus and Cleveland. But as we all know, he wasn’t the only governor to take the opportunity […]