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John Richard Kasich was born on the 13 May 1952 in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania USA, of Croatian and Czech ancestry. He is now known as an American politician, the present governor of Ohio. In 2015, he joined the 2016 presidential race for a Republican party. Kasich was also an investment banker and a managing director at Lehman Brothers bank, which has probably had the biggest impact on his total net worth.

So, just how rich is John Kasich? Well, as of early 2016, the politician’s net worth is estimated by sources to be over $10 million, the larger part of his wealth having come from various assets and funds he owns. As a congressman, John Kasich has a salary of around $140,000. When he was as a partner at the Lehman Brothers bank and a Fox News analyst, his yearly income was around $500,000. In addition to his wealth, a good portion of family assets and funds belongs to John’s wife and daughters – it is even rumoured that a large part of his wealth is actually his wife Karen’s, who also has large investments in Ohio-based companies such as L Brands, Cardinal Health, American Electric Power and Procter and Gamble.

John Kasich Net Worth $10 Million

He is known to be a very reserved person and hardly ever talks about his personal life in his interviews to media. For that reason, it is not known precisely what vehicles and residences he owns. They all live at Genoa Township home worth $759,500.

He spent his childhood in McKees Rocks, where he went to school and was very good at math. He then attended Ohio State University, where he graduated with a bachelors degree in political science. While he was a student, he wrote a letter to President Richard Nixon about his concerns for the state. When he was just 26, he became a senator for Ohio in 1978, and apart from his political career, he was also a commentator on Fox News Channel.

In 2011, Kasich became the 69th Governor of Ohio. During the duration of his years of service as a governor, Ohio became the state where it was easy to find a job. He is a member of the Republican Party and fully supports its views, for example having been in a strong fight against abortion. In 2015, Kasich became a presidential candidate for the second time, having failed in 2000. In his campaign, he has raised $11.7 million, which has put him around 10th place among other candidates. His allies describe him as a persistent campaigner.

Concerning his private life, he was married to Mary Lee Griffith from 1975 to 1980. he has a Mary Lee Griffith was from 1975 to 1980 , and has been married to Karen Walgbillig since 1997 and they have two daughters. Although his family should currently live at the Ohio governor’s official residence, they do not because it is far from his children’s school. Therefore, he addresses the media and hosts official parties and meetings there, but they all live at Genoa Township home. He was brought up as a Catholic, but now he is a Christian.

Quick Facts

Birth date: May 13, 1952
Birth place: McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Profession:An American politician, the present governor of Ohio,
Education:Ohio State University,
Spouse:Karen Waldbillig (1997), Mary Lee Griffith (1975 - 1980),
Children:Emma Kasich Reese Kasich

Interesting Facts

1Release of his book, "Courage is Contagious: Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things to Change the Face of America".
2Release of his book, "Every Other Monday: Twenty Years of Life, Lunch, Faith and Friendship".
3Hosts the television program Heartland (2001) airing Saturday nights on the Fox News Channel. He is also regularly seen guest-hosting The O'Reilly Factor (1996).
4Release of his book, "Stand for Something: The Battle for America's Soul".
5Hometown is Columbus, Ohio.
6Elected Governor of Ohio on November 2, 2010.
7Announced his candidacy for governor of Ohio on June 1, 2009.
8Was raised in the Roman Catholic Church, but reconsidered his faith after his parents were killed in an automobile accident in 1987. He now attends a non-denominational evangelical Christian Church.
9Graduated from Ohio State University in 1974 with a B.A. in political science. While there, he joined the Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity.
10Father of twin daughters, born in 2000.
11Former Republican congressman from Ohio (1983-2001).





Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself - 2016 Presidential Candidate
Meet the Press2011-2015TV SeriesHimself - Governor, Ohio / Himself - 2016 Presidential Candidate / Himself / ...
Republican Presidential Debate2015TV SpecialHimself - Candidate (as Gov. John Kasich)
Fox News Sunday2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Ohio Governor / Himself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate
This Week2006-2015TV SeriesHimself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate / Himself - Ohio Governor / Himself
Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Ohio Governor / Himself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate
Face the Nation2011-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - 2016 Presidential Candidate
CBS This Morning2012-2015TV SeriesHimself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate / Himself - Governor of Ohio
Fox and Friends2012-2015TV SeriesHimself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate / Himself - 2016 Presidential Candidate / Himself
Hannity2009-2015TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Kelly File2015TV SeriesHimself
Give Us the Money2012DocumentaryHimself, Governor of Ohio
Squawk Box2012TV SeriesHimself - Governor of Ohio
Huckabee2010TV SeriesHimself
The O'Reilly Factor2005-2008TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host / Himself - Fox News Political Analyst
The Colbert Report2006TV SeriesHimself
The Big Story2005TV SeriesHimself
Heartland2001/IITV SeriesHost

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Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself - Presidential Debate
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2015TV SeriesHimself - At New Hampshire Forum / Himself

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