John Kasich 2016 presidential campaign

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Kasich For America
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CampaignU.S. presidential election, 2016
CandidateJohn Kasich
Governor of Ohio (2011-present)
AffiliationRepublican Party
StatusAnnounced:
July 21, 2015
Suspended:
May 4, 2016
HeadquartersColumbus, Ohio
Key peopleMatt Carle, campaign manager
Slogan"John Kasich is for us"
Website
www.johnkasich.com

The 2016 presidential campaign of John Kasich, the 69th Governor of Ohio, began on July 21, 2015. Kasich, the Governor of Ohio, announced his candidacy at The Ohio State University in the Ohio Union.[1][2] He suspended his campaign on May 4, 2016.[3] He won 154 delegates, coming fourth in the Republican primaries.[4] He won his home state, Ohio.[5] He was the last challenger to Donald Trump, and the last to drop out.[6]

References[change | change source]

  1. Stolberg, Sheryl Gay (July 21, 2015). "John Kasich Enters Crowded 2016 Race Facing Job of Catch-Up". The New York Times. Retrieved July 21, 2015.
  2. Mike Allen (28 June 2015). "John Kasich to announce presidential bid July 21". Politico.
  3. "John Kasich drops out of presidential race". CNN.com. May 4, 2016. Retrieved May 4, 2016.
  4. Berg-Andersson, Richard E. "Republican Convention". The Green Papers. Retrieved Aug 10, 2016.
  5. "John Kasich easily wins Ohio despite Donald Trump's strength in eastern, southern counties". Cleveland.com.
  6. Mattingly, Phil; Borger, Gloria; Murray, Sara; Mark, David; LoBianco, Tom (May 4, 2016). "John Kasich Drops out". CNN. Retrieved May 4, 2016.