Tag: John Kasich

Jewish Groups Latest to be Offended by Trump

Many groups have been offended by Donald Trump since the businessman announced his candidacy for president last summer. This time, it is Jewish groups that have had enough of Trump. The Anti-Defamation League today announced it will “redirect” money donated by Trump in previous years to the organization and divert…

John Kasich: Women Earn Less Due to Lack of 'Skills' and 'Experience'

When questioned about his feelings on the gender pay gap in America, presidential hopeful John Kasich said the disparity comes down to “skills” and “experience.” The Ohio Gov. and Republican vying for the 2016 presidency spoke this Tuesday at the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC). The organization’s president, Javier…

Obama: 'America has Left the Leaders of the Republican Party Behind'

President Obama had blunt words for Republican candidates last weekend:”The good news is they probably won’t use marriage equality as a wedge issue like they did in 2004 because the country has come too far,” he said in a speech at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser in New York. “In…

Ben Carson's Anti-Muslim Talk Reflects A Lot of America

Despite the fact that the U.S. Constitution clearly states “no religious test shall ever be required as a qualification to any office or public trust under the United States,” Republican presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson this weekend said that a Muslim should not be elected president of the…

Kasich's Advice on Latinos: 'Leave a Little Tip'

The Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential election all seem to be taking a page out of Donald Trump’s controversial and, at times, just plain ignorant playbook; most recently, this has included Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who said last Thursday,”[Latinos] are great, caring, hardworking folks. And a lot of them…