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United States of America — Republican PartyCandidate for President

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John R. Kasich

Businessperson & Elected Official
252,543 votes (11.3%)
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Top 3 Priorities

  • Gov. Kasich is running for President to help Americans restore our nation, live in safety and pass on prosperity to those who come after us—and he’s got the experience to help us do it.



Profession:Businessperson & Elected Official
Governor, State of Ohio — Elected position (2011–current)
Managing Director, Lehman Brothers (2001–2008)
Host, From the Heartland with John Kasich, Fox News (2001–2007)
Member, U.S. House of Representatives — Elected position (1983–2001)
Member, Ohio Senate — Elected position (1979–1983)
Legislative Assistant, Office of Ohio State Senator Donald Lukens (1975–1978)


Ohio State University B.A., political science (1974)

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $19,329,487

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

Employees of F.E. Moran
Employees of Dinsmore & Shohl
Employees of Medical Mutual of Ohio
Huntington Bancshares and employees
Employees of Jones Day

More information about contributions

By State:

Ohio 31.11%
California 10.64%
New York 6.03%
Florida 5.36%
Other 46.87%

By Size:

Large contributions (77.76%)
Small contributions (22.24%)

By Type:

From organizations (1.59%)
From individuals (98.41%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

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