John Kasich MyOcracy Quiz     |     Vote Match   Americans Elect   Contact   More headlines
MyOcracy quiz >>

Site Map
(Main page)
(Presidential quotations organized by topic)
(Presidential quotations organized by candidate)
(Most recent quotation for each candidate)
Issue Grid
(Summary by topic of each candidate's positions)
Candidate Grid
(Summary by candidate of positions on each topic)
(Debate and book excerpts)
House of Representatives
(112th Congress)
(112th Senate)
(50 incumbents)
(Present and Past Secretaries)
Supreme Court
(Present and Past Justices)
(Big-City Mayors)
(Past Presidents)
(Presidential Selector and Political Affiliation 20-question quiz)
About Us
Write Us
(Your feedback to us)

OnTheIssues Books:
Hillary Clinton vs. Jeb Bush on the Issues (2014)
Marco Rubio vs. Jeb Bush on the Issues (2015)
Hillary Clinton vs. Rand Paul on the Issues (2015)
Rand Paul vs. Jeb Bush on the Issues (2015)
Romney vs. Obama on the Issues (2012)
Ron Paul vs. Barack Obama on the Issues (2012)
Obama-Biden vs. Romney-Ryan on the Issues (2012)

2016 Democratic contenders:
Joe Biden
(Vice President)
Lincoln Chafee
(Governor Lincoln Chafee,RI)
Hillary Clinton
(Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton,and NY Senator)
Martin O`Malley
(Governor Martin O`Malley,MD)
Bernie Sanders
(Vermont Senator)
Elizabeth Warren
James Webb
(Former Senator,VA)

2016 Republican contenders:
Jeb Bush
(Former Florida Governor)
Ben Carson
(Tea Party favorite and M.D.)
Chris Christie
(New Jersey Governor)
Ted Cruz
(Texas Senator)
Carly Fiorina
(California CEO)
Jim Gilmore
(Former Virginia Governor)
Lindsey Graham
(South Carolina Senator)
Mike Huckabee
(Former Arkansas Governor)
Bobby Jindal
(Louisiana Governor)
John Kasich
(Former Ohio Governor)
Sarah Palin
(Former Alaska Governor)
George Pataki
(Former N.Y. Governor)
Rand Paul
(Kentucky Senator)

John Kasich MyOcracy topics and responses

    Criminal Justice

    Support for the construction of prisons or detention centers

  • 2000-06-22: Voted NO on funding for alternative sentencing instead of more prisons.
  • 1994-09-27: More prisons, more enforcement, effective death penalty

    Increase the number of local prosecutors

  • 1995-02-08: Voted YES on making federal death penalty appeals harder
  • 1994-04-14: Voted NO on replacing death penalty with life imprisonment

    Legal age for prosecution as an adult: Decrease

  • 1999-06-17: Voted YES on more prosecution and sentencing for juvenile crime

    Civil Rights

    Support for gun rights

  • 2010-08-11: Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms
  • 1999-06-18: Voted YES on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1
  • 1999-05-23: Cool off before making new gun laws after Littleton
  • 1999-05-23: More parenting better than more gun laws

    Abortion rights: Ban all abortions

  • 2000-04-05: Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortions
  • 1999-06-30: Voted YES on barring transporting minors to get an abortion

    Support marriage rights between a man and a woman only

  • 2010-08-11: Supports Amendment to prevent same sex marriage
  • 1999-07-29: Voted YES on banning gay adoptions in DC

    Ban abortions except in limited cases

  • 1999-04-04: Pro-life except rape & incest; supports litmus test

    Economic Issues

    Taxes for wealthier tax payers: Less

  • 2010-11-02: Lower taxes to create competitive climate
  • 1999-05-27: 10% tax cut to promote charitable giving
  • 1999-05-17: Tax credits (100%) for charitable donations
  • 1999-03-08: $776B tax cut plan helps people afford health care
  • 1999-03-08: Tax cuts and national renewal

    Reduce taxes for middle class tax payers

  • 2000-07-12: Voted YES on eliminating the marriage penalty
  • 1994-09-27: Repeal marriage tax; cut middle class taxes

    Reduce taxes for all tax payers

  • 2012-01-01: Supports the Taxpayer Protection Pledge
  • 2010-08-11: Opposes both marriage penalty & federal tax increases

    Taxes for large corporations: Decrease

  • 2000-03-09: Voted YES on $46 billion in tax cuts for small business

    Support a balanced federal budget by constitutional amendment

  • 1994-09-27: Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto

    Education Issues

    Support school vouchers

  • 2006-05-10: Competition is what's missing from public school monopoly
  • 1999-04-06: Tax money for entrepreneurial private schools
  • 1998-08-06: Voted YES on allowing vouchers in DC schools
  • 1997-11-04: Voted YES on vouchers for private & parochial schools

    Increase per pupil funding

  • 1999-05-17: Create competition in public schools

    Reduce federal government involvement with public education

  • 1999-05-27: Empower local people instead of bureaucrats

    Oppose school vouchers

  • 1999-05-27: Send 95% of federal funds to classrooms

    Environmental Issues

    Eliminate tax incentives and/or subsidies to the fossil fuel industry

  • 1999-04-27: Environment and economy are not at odds
  • 1999-04-27: Manage the environment to bequest it to future

    Oppose cap-and-trade programs to address industrial emissions

  • 2000-06-26: Voted NO on starting implementation of Kyoto Protocol

    Healthcare Issues

    Reduce government involvement in the provision of health insurance for taxpayers

  • 2010-08-11: Opposes government-run healthcare
  • 1999-10-06: Voted YES on establishing tax-exempt Medical Savings Accounts
  • 1999-03-08: $776B tax cut plan helps people afford health care

    Increase amount of children covered by Medicaid reimbursements for health costs

  • 2013-10-28: Expand Medicaid to 275,000 poor Ohioans, but not ObamaCare


    Increase the number of work visas granted to foreign workers each year

  • 1998-09-24: Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers


Home | Issues | Candidates | Most Recent Quote | Issue Grid | Books + Debates | Senate Races | VoteMatch | The Forum | Policy Papers | News | About Us | Write Us
Reproduction of material from any pages without written permission is prohibited. Copyright 1999-2003 &, all rights reserved. 1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630, Cambridge MA 02140
| Privacy and Use Policy