Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Kasich Touts Job Market, Tax Plan In ‘State Of The State’
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Ohio Gov. John Kasich has made his case for passing a sweeping budget whose elements he says work closely together to fix taxes, help businesses and the poor and educate the state’s future workforce.
The Republican governor’s third State of the State address at Lima’s Civic Center was an impassioned plea for senators and representatives to support his proposal to expand Medicaid and to be remembered as “people who build up,” not people who tear down.
He told about 1,700 lawmakers and guests and a televised audience Tuesday night “big ideas will renew” them.
Nonetheless, state lawmakers of both major parties have expressed reservations about aspects of Kasich’s plan: Republicans worry about the expansion of Medicaid. Democrats say the governor’s school funding proposal doesn’t do enough for poor districts.