John Kasich’s Energy Tax Hike Shows He Doesn’t Get Markets

Ohio Gov. John Kasich likes to tell audiences how, despite spending 75 percent of his career in politics, he understands the private sector due to his short stint in private equity. It goes without saying that working for Wall Street as a former politician is far removed from Main Street America and running a business. More telling is how Kasich has tried to manhandle Ohio’s energy industry to get higher taxes to fund his high spending, which is up more than 37 percent during his tenure. Read More